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  • $51,018
  • 172,400
  • 4.3
  • 6.0%
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How much does a Singer make in the United States?

Average Singer Yearly Salary in the United States

Singers earn an average yearly salary of $51,018. Salaries typically start from $10,400 and go up to $124,800.

Average Singer Hourly Wage in the United States

Singers earn an average hourly wage of $24.53. Hourly wages typically start from $5.00 and go up to $60.00.

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

23%
Full-Time
77%
Part-Time

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Singer demographics

Salary Satisfaction

3.0
SCORE
911
RATINGS
Singers average a score of 3.0 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Singers in the 44th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Singer satisfaction

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Singer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Singer Earnings

The highest earning Singers in the United States earn:

$60.00
an hour
$124,800
per year
Senior Singer Earnings

Senior Singers in the United States earn:

$28.18
an hour
$58,620
per year
Experienced Singer Earnings

Experienced Singers in the United States earn:

$13.00
an hour
$27,040
per year
Junior Singer Earnings

Junior Singers in the United States earn:

$5.00
an hour
$10,400
per year
Starting Singer Earnings

Starting Singers in the United States earn:

$5.00
an hour
$10,400
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Singer Salary Comparison

Singers earn more than 81% percent of similar careers in the United States.

Talent Director Salary $90k
Talent Agent Salary $66k
Conductor Salary $59k
Music Teacher Salary $54k
Piano Accompanist Salary $52k
Singer Salary $51k
Audio Engineer Salary $48k
Choreographer Salary $48k
Music Therapist Salary $45k
Circus Performer Salary $45k
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

Singer salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Singer Salary in Texas $32.83 $68,288 # 1
Singer Salary in United States $24.53 $51,018.2 # 2
Singer Salary in California $20.98 $43,632.4 # 3
Singer Salary in New York $19.78 $41,132.5 # 4

Career Attributes

  • $51,018
  • 172,400
  • 4.3
  • 6.0%
More Attributes