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 Pennsylvania. On average, they make less than court reporters but more than conductors.

Career Median Salary
Court reporter salary $52K
Audio engineer salary $44K
Correctional officer salary $50K
Travel agent salary $41K
Funeral director salary $43K
DJ salary $41K
Locksmith salary $47K
Private detective salary $46K
Hazardous materials removal worker salary $47K
Conductor salary $41K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)