The average wage for a music teacher in the United States is around $21.06 per hour.
This is 21% below the national average. Updated in 2017.
Music teachers earn an average hourly wage of $21.06. Salaries typically start from $17.49 per hour and go up to $34.58 per hour.
Music teacher earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Music teacher salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
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