Music Production Schools
In Chicago, Illinois

In Chicago, there is only one music production school where music production faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of music production and music production education in Chicago, which includes music production training at the music production bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Chicago Vs. Illinois Music Production Employment

Chicago 4,010
Illinois 5,240

Exactly 4,010 of the 5,240 music production professionals employed in Illinois, work in Chicago. There has been a 37% growth in the number of music production professionals in Chicago between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of music production professionals in Chicago has increased, overall employment in Chicago has also increased.

Chicago Vs. Illinois Music Production employment growth

3,790 3,670 3,550 4,100 5,240
2,930 2,400 2,730 3,200 4,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Chicago

Music Production VS. All professions salaries in Chicago

$48,253 $53,558 $51,308 $51,932 $53,190
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Music Production in Chicago
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chicago

Salaries for music production professionals in Chicago have increased. In 2010 music production professionals in Chicago reportedly earned an average salary of $53,190 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for music production professionals in Chicago was $48,253 per year. The growth in the salary of music production professionals in Chicago is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Music production professionals in Chicago

10th percentile
$21,480
25th percentile
$33,778
50th percentile
$48,325
75th percentile
$67,382
90th percentile
$89,155

Chicago music production professionals earn a median yearly salary of $48,325. The difference in pay between the music production professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 315%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $21,480 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $89,155 per year.

Average Salaries for Music production professionals and related professions in Chicago

Music
$50,820
Music Production
$53,190
Video Production
$58,048

On average music production professionals in Chicago earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Chicago.

Educational Trends

Music Production schools in Chicago

1

There is only one accredited music production school in the city. Many of Chicago's music production professionals are graduates of this school.

Music Production Programs Offered In Chicago

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in music production offered by Chicago's music production school.

Student Completed Music Production Degrees In Chicago

associate
0
bachelor
115
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total115

Approximately 115 students graduated from music production courses in 2010.

Music Production Faculty Salaries in Chicago, Illinois

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