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Composer Salary
in Maryland, United States

$78,641 (USD)

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The average pay for a Composer is $78,641 a year and $38 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Composer is between $56,322 and $97,044. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Composer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Writes musical compositions.
  • Conceives musical ideas, using knowledge of harmonic, rhythmic, melodic, and tonal structure and other elements of music theory, such as instrumental and vocal capabilities.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Composer Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Nov 21
Bethesda, MD, USA
International Development & Resources, Inc.
Qualified candidates must be skilled in AVID Media Composer, DaVinci Resolve, as well as, Adobe Creative Suite (Premiere, After Effects). Candidates must have a strong knowledge in video graphics