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Music Schools
In Irvine, California

In Irvine, there are 3 music schools where music faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the music academic community in Irvine, and the future trends. Academia in music includes music training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Irvine Vs. California Music Employment

Irvine 1,380
California 9,700

Of the 9,700 music professionals employed in California, 1,380 work in Irvine. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of music professionals in Irvine has grown by 59%. Overall employment in Irvine has decreased.

Irvine Vs. California Music employment growth

10,490 10,250 10,310 10,710 9,700
870 1,170 1,090 1,380 1,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Irvine

Music VS. All professions salaries in Irvine

$29,630 $33,240 $37,210 $44,290 $59,430
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Music in Irvine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Irvine

In Irvine, salaries for music professionals have increased. Irvine music professionals made $59,430 per year, on average, in 2010. Music professionals in Irvine made a yearly average salary of $29,630, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Irvine.

Salary percentiles for Music professionals in Irvine

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

Music professionals in Irvine make a median yearly salary of $56,040. The 10% of music professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,770 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $96,740 per year.

Average Salaries for Music professionals and related professions in Irvine

Music Production
Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Music schools in Irvine


There are 3 accredited music schools in the city. Many of Irvine's music professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Music Programs Offered In Irvine


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in music offered by Irvine's music schools.

Student Completed Music Degrees In Irvine


In 2010 approximately 48 students completed music courses.

Music Faculty Salaries in Irvine, California

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