Music Schools
In Fairfax, Virginia

The city of Fairfax has only one school where music faculty can find employment. The trends in Fairfax's music academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes music training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Music
  • Masters degree in Music


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Music Employment

Fairfax 450
Virginia 830

Exactly 450 of Virginia's 830 music professionals work in Fairfax. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of music professionals in Fairfax has shrunk by 50%. As the employment for music professionals in Fairfax has decreased, overall employment in Fairfax has increased.

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Music employment growth

990 1,050 940 940 830
900 1,290 100 750 450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfax

Music VS. All professions salaries in Fairfax

$52,060 $60,380 $40,270 $44,590 $53,410
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Music in Fairfax
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfax

Salaries for music professionals in Fairfax have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $53,410 per year was earned by music professionals in Fairfax. Four years earlier in 2006, music professionals in Fairfax made an average salary of $52,060 per year. The growth in the salary of music professionals in Fairfax is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Music professionals in Fairfax

10th percentile
$17,720
25th percentile
$27,230
50th percentile
$53,020
75th percentile
$72,240
90th percentile
$87,690

Music professionals in Fairfax earn a median salary of $53,020 per year. The 10% of music professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $17,720 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 395% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Music professionals and related professions in Fairfax

Music
$53,410
Music Production
$61,403
Art
$66,267
Liberal Arts
$66,270

Music professional salaries in Fairfax are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Music schools in Fairfax

1

Many of Fairfax's music professionals are graduates of the only accredited music school in the city.

Music Programs Offered In Fairfax

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in music offered by Fairfax's music schools.

Student Completed Music Degrees In Fairfax

associate
0
bachelor
54
master
24
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total78

Approximately 78 students completed music courses in 2010.

Music Faculty Salaries in Fairfax, Virginia

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