DJ earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

DJ salary by state

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

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)