The average wage for a music artist in Illinois is around $33.83 per hour.
This is 78% above the national average. Updated in 2018.
Music artists earn an average hourly wage of $33.83. Salaries typically start from $8.76 per hour and go up to $130.69 per hour.
Music artist earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Music artist salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
|District of Columbia||$64,272|
How do music artist salaries compare to similar careers?
Music artists earn 25% more than similar careers in Illinois. On average, they make more than music teachers.
|Music artist salary||$70K|
|Talent director salary||$76K|
|Talent agent salary||$67K|
|Music teacher salary||$63K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)