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Music Schools
In Wheaton, Illinois

There is only one music school in Wheaton for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of music and music education in Wheaton, which includes music training at the music bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Wheaton Vs. Illinois Music Employment

Wheaton 1,980
Illinois 2,780

Exactly 1,980 of the 2,780 music professionals employed in Illinois, work in Wheaton. There has been a 519% growth in the number of music professionals in Wheaton between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of music professionals in Wheaton has increased, overall employment in Wheaton has also increased.

Wheaton Vs. Illinois Music employment growth

2,630 400 460 2,740 2,780
320 340 390 2,140 1,980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Wheaton

Music VS. All professions salaries in Wheaton

$43,630 $43,070 $42,120 $47,790 $50,820
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Music in Wheaton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wheaton

As the number of music professionals in Wheaton has grown, salaries for music professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $50,820 per year was earned by music professionals in Wheaton. Four years earlier in 2006, music professionals in Wheaton made an average salary of $43,630 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Wheaton.

Salary percentiles for Music professionals in Wheaton

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Wheaton music professionals earn a median yearly salary of $48,620. The 10% of music professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,300 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 310% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Music professionals and related professions in Wheaton

Music Production
Liberal Arts

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

Educational Trends

Music schools in Wheaton


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

Music Programs Offered In Wheaton


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

Student Completed Music Degrees In Wheaton


Approximately 44 students completed music courses in 2010.

Music Faculty Salaries in Wheaton, Illinois

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