Music historians rate their happiness above average.

At CareerExplorer, we conduct an ongoing survey with millions of people and ask them how satisfied they are with their careers. As it turns out, music historians rate their career happiness 3.6 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 22% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy music historians are to similar careers in the industry. Take a look at the results below:

Salaries and satisfaction ratings in similar careers

Career Satisfaction Avg Salary
Luthier
3.7
$31k
Curator
3.7
$60k
Archaeologist
3.6
$62k
Talent director
3.6
$79k
Music business manager
3.6
$32k