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Music Schools
In Tempe, Arizona

The city of Tempe has only one school where music faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of music and music education in Tempe, which includes music training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tempe Vs. Arizona Music Employment

Tempe 450
Arizona 750

Of the 750 music professionals employed in Arizona, 450 work in Tempe. As the number of music professionals in Tempe has increased, overall employment in Tempe has also increased.

Tempe Vs. Arizona Music employment growth

360 470 50 940 750
No data 260 No data 670 450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tempe

Music VS. All professions salaries in Tempe

No data No data No data $40,600 $43,670
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Music in Tempe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tempe

Tempe music professionals made $43,670 per year, on average, in 2010. The growth in the salary of music professionals in Tempe is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Music professionals in Tempe

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

Tempe music professionals earn a median yearly salary of $42,300. The difference in pay between the music professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 80%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,510 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $58,640 per year.

Average Salaries for Music professionals and related professions in Tempe

Music Production
Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Music schools in Tempe


Many of Tempe's music professionals are graduates of the only accredited music school in the city.

Music Programs Offered In Tempe


There are a total of 9 degree and certificate programs in music offered by Tempe's music schools.

Student Completed Music Degrees In Tempe


In 2010 approximately 152 students graduated from music courses.

Music Faculty Salaries in Tempe, Arizona

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