Singer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Singer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Georgia $83,491
Illinois $71,429
Hawaii $79,308
Pennsylvania $65,818
Nevada $86,174
Massachusetts $69,014
New York $64,813
South Carolina $77,085
Connecticut $75,962
Florida $54,038
California $63,669
New Mexico $69,430
Missouri $55,931
New Jersey $55,515
District of Columbia $64,272
Arkansas $53,539
Texas $49,566
Michigan $47,320
Utah $66,290
Minnesota $55,578
Rhode Island $54,288
Ohio $48,485
Colorado $50,898
Oregon $45,406
Maryland $20,280
Alabama $45,864
Iowa $44,678
Louisiana $40,539
Kansas $35,079
Montana $33,280
Nebraska $30,805

How do singer salaries compare to similar careers?

Singers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than talent agents but more than music business managers.

Career Median Salary
Talent agent salary $66K
Talent director salary $72K
Piano accompanist salary $47K
Singer salary $59K
Music teacher salary $69K
Musician salary $58K
Music artist salary $59K
Music business manager salary $32K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)