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 New Jersey. On average, they make less than healthcare social workers but more than fire inspectors.

Career Median Salary
Healthcare social worker salary $63K
Private detective salary $62K
Real estate agent salary $51K
Clergy salary $58K
Music therapist salary $58K
DJ salary $51K
Landscaper salary $55K
Hazardous materials removal worker salary $57K
Postal service worker salary $54K
Fire inspector salary $51K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)