Music Schools
In Sacramento, California

Music faculty can choose to work at one of 4 music schools in Sacramento. The trends in Sacramento's music academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes music training at the following levels:

  • Music Certificate
  • Associates degree in Music
  • Bachelors degree in Music
  • Masters degree in Music


Professional Trends

Sacramento Vs. California Music Employment

Sacramento 350
California 9,700

Exactly 350 of California's 9,700 music professionals work in Sacramento. There has been a 133% growth in the number of music professionals in Sacramento between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of music professionals in Sacramento has increased, overall employment in Sacramento has decreased.

Sacramento Vs. California Music employment growth

10,490 10,250 10,310 10,710 9,700
150 No data 100 600 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sacramento

Music VS. All professions salaries in Sacramento

$39,830 No data No data No data $68,480
$43,640 $45,010 $46,980 $48,580 $50,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Music in Sacramento
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sacramento

Salaries for music professionals in Sacramento have increased. In 2010 music professionals in Sacramento reportedly earned an average salary of $68,480 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, music professionals in Sacramento made an average salary of $39,830 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Sacramento.

Salary percentiles for Music professionals in Sacramento

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Music professionals in Sacramento make a median yearly salary of $63,250. The difference in pay between the music professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 281%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,760 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $121,010 per year.

Average Salaries for Music professionals and related professions in Sacramento

Music Production
Liberal Arts

Sacramento music professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Music schools in Sacramento


Many of Sacramento's music professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited music schools in the city.

Music Programs Offered In Sacramento


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in music offered by Sacramento's music schools.

Student Completed Music Degrees In Sacramento


Approximately 50 students completed music courses in 2010.

Music Faculty Salaries in Sacramento, California

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