Music producer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

How do music producer salaries compare to similar careers?

Music producers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than conductors but more than lyricists.

Career Median Salary
Conductor salary $50K
Composer salary $50K
Live sound engineer salary $31K
Luthier salary $31K
Music therapist salary $48K
Music producer salary $34K
Recording engineer salary $34K
Music promoter salary $31K
Piano tuner salary $36K
Lyricist salary $26K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)