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Music Schools
In Lake Forest, Illinois

Music faculty can choose to work at only one music school in Lake Forest. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in music in the city of Lake Forest, which encompasses music training at the music bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Lake Forest Vs. Illinois Music Employment

Lake Forest 120
Illinois 2,780

Exactly 120 of the 2,780 music professionals employed in Illinois, work in Lake Forest. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of music professionals in Lake Forest has grown by 300%. As the employment for music professionals in Lake Forest has increased, overall employment in Lake Forest has also increased.

Lake Forest Vs. Illinois Music employment growth

2,630 400 460 2,740 2,780
30 130 220 290 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Lake Forest

Music VS. All professions salaries in Lake Forest

$37,950 No data No data $42,370 $49,560
$42,720 $45,070 $47,120 $47,670 $48,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Music in Lake Forest
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lake Forest

Salaries for music professionals in Lake Forest have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $49,560 per year was earned by music professionals in Lake Forest. Four years earlier in 2006, music professionals in Lake Forest made an average salary of $37,950 per year. The growth in the salary of music professionals in Lake Forest is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Music professionals in Lake Forest

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

Music professionals make a median salary of $48,280 per year in Lake Forest. The 10% of music professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $18,180 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $81,950 per year.

Average Salaries for Music professionals and related professions in Lake Forest

Music Production
Liberal Arts

On average music professionals in Lake Forest earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Lake Forest.

Educational Trends

Music schools in Lake Forest


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

Music Programs Offered In Lake Forest


There is one degree and certificate program in music offered by Lake Forest's music school.

Student Completed Music Degrees In Lake Forest


In 2010 approximately 10 students completed music courses.

Music Faculty Salaries in Lake Forest, Illinois

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