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Music Schools
In Palm Desert, California

Music faculty can choose to work at only one music school in Palm Desert. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of music and music education in Palm Desert, which includes music training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Palm Desert Vs. California Music Employment

Palm Desert 410
California 9,700

Exactly 410 of the 9,700 music professionals employed in California, work in Palm Desert. Between 2006 and 2010, in Palm Desert, there has been a 58% growth in the number of music professionals. As the number of music professionals in Palm Desert has increased, overall employment in Palm Desert has also increased.

Palm Desert Vs. California Music employment growth

10,490 10,250 10,310 10,710 9,700
260 340 330 300 410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Palm Desert

Music VS. All professions salaries in Palm Desert

$48,230 $51,630 $56,890 $58,320 $56,690
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Music in Palm Desert
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palm Desert

Salaries for music professionals in Palm Desert have increased. Palm Desert music professionals made $56,690 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for music professionals in Palm Desert was $48,230 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Palm Desert.

Salary percentiles for Music professionals in Palm Desert

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

Music professionals in Palm Desert make a median yearly salary of $54,260. The 10% of music professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $24,670 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 315% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Music professionals and related professions in Palm Desert

Music Production
Liberal Arts

Palm Desert music professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Music schools in Palm Desert


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

Music Programs Offered In Palm Desert


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in music offered by Palm Desert's music schools.

Student Completed Music Degrees In Palm Desert


In 2010 approximately 4 students completed music courses.

Music Faculty Salaries in Palm Desert, California

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