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Music Schools
In Houghton, New York

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


Professional Trends

Houghton Vs. New York Music Employment

Houghton 200
New York 10,870

Exactly 200 of the 10,870 music professionals employed in New York, work in Houghton. The number of music professionals in Houghton has grown by 33% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of music professionals in Houghton has increased, overall employment in Houghton has also increased.

Houghton Vs. New York Music employment growth

10,250 9,280 9,940 10,570 10,870
150 80 140 No data 200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Houghton

Music VS. All professions salaries in Houghton

$27,500 No data No data No data $52,080
$33,350 $34,820 $36,290 No data $37,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Music in Houghton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Houghton

Salaries for music professionals in Houghton have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $52,080 per year was earned by music professionals in Houghton. Four years earlier in 2006, music professionals in Houghton made an average salary of $27,500 per year. The growth in the salary of music professionals in Houghton is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Music professionals in Houghton

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

Houghton music professionals earn a median yearly salary of $40,900. The difference in pay between the music professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 468%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $20,170 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $114,570 per year.

Average Salaries for Music professionals and related professions in Houghton

Music Production
Liberal Arts

Music professional salaries in Houghton are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Music schools in Houghton


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

Music Programs Offered In Houghton


Houghton's music schools offer 8 music degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Music Degrees In Houghton


In 2010 approximately 20 students graduated from music courses.

Music Faculty Salaries in Houghton, New York

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