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Music Schools
In Indianapolis, Indiana

The city of Indianapolis has 4 schools where music faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in music in the city of Indianapolis, which encompasses music training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Music Employment

Indianapolis 120
Indiana 1,110

Exactly 120 of Indiana's 1,110 music professionals work in Indianapolis. Between 2006 and 2010, in Indianapolis, there has been a 54% decline in the number of music professionals. As the employment for music professionals in Indianapolis has decreased, overall employment in Indianapolis has increased.

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Music employment growth

840 1,130 1,260 1,130 1,110
260 370 No data 50 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Indianapolis

Music VS. All professions salaries in Indianapolis

$49,110 $37,720 No data $48,680 $50,310
$38,250 $39,840 $41,420 $41,900 $42,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Music in Indianapolis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Indianapolis

Salaries for music professionals in Indianapolis have increased. In 2010 Indianapolis music professionals earned an average yearly salary of $50,310. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for music professionals in Indianapolis was $49,110 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Indianapolis.

Salary percentiles for Music professionals in Indianapolis

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

Music professionals make a median salary of $49,170 per year in Indianapolis. The 10% of music professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,160 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 146% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Music professionals and related professions in Indianapolis

Liberal Arts
Music Production

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

Educational Trends

Music schools in Indianapolis


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

Music Programs Offered In Indianapolis


There are a total of 13 degree and certificate programs in music offered by Indianapolis' music schools.

Student Completed Music Degrees In Indianapolis


In 2010 approximately 70 students graduated from music courses.

Music Faculty Salaries in Indianapolis, Indiana

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