DJ earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

DJ salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Arizona $37,275
California $29,860
Colorado $27,640
Florida $24,120
Georgia $28,900
Hawaii $47,030
Iowa $26,630
Idaho $36,387
Illinois $29,474
Indiana $20,540
Louisiana $27,020
Massachusetts $36,710
Maryland $22,990
Michigan $24,450
Minnesota $33,550
Missouri $37,560
North Carolina $24,230
North Dakota $31,380
Nebraska $20,910
New Jersey $51,330
Nevada $31,560
New York $35,710
Ohio $32,690
Oklahoma $27,070
Oregon $23,620
Pennsylvania $41,485
South Carolina $28,850
South Dakota $25,550
Tennessee $20,960
Texas $24,650
Washington $44,470
Wisconsin $38,160
West Virginia $27,460

How do DJ salaries compare to similar careers?

DJs earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than painting, coating & decorating workers but more than security guards.

Career Median Salary
Painting, coating & decorating worker salary $29K
Shoemaker salary $29K
Teller salary $29K
Hand sewer salary $29K
Concierge salary $28K
DJ salary $27K
Customer service representative salary $27K
Recreation worker salary $25K
Florist salary $27K
Security guard salary $27K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)