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Music Instructor Salary
in British Columbia, Canada

$56,118 (CAD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Music Instructor is $56,118 a year and $27 an hour in British Columbia, Canada. The average salary range for a Music Instructor is between $41,105 and $68,680. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Music Instructor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in British Columbia, Canada.

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Job Summary

  • Teaches individuals or groups instrumental or vocal music in public or private school.
  • Plans daily classroom work based on teaching outline prepared for course of study to meet curriculum requirements.
  • Evaluates students' interests, aptitudes, temperament, and individual characteristics to determine suitable instrument for beginner.
  • Sings or plays instrument to demonstrate musical scales, tones, and rhythm.
  • Instructs students in music theory, harmony, score and sight reading, composition, music appreciation, and provides individual or group vocal and instrumental lessons using technical knowledge, aesthetic appreciation, and prescribed teaching techniques.
  • Conducts group rehearsals and instructs and coaches members in their individual parts, in fundamentals of musicianship, and ensemble performance.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Music Instructor Job Listings for British Columbia, Canada

Instructor for Market Research and Data Analysis Graduate Course
Dec 1
UBC Food & Resource Economics Group
The Masters of Food and Resource Economics ( program at UBC is seeking an instructor for a 1.5 credit course on Survey Design and Data Analysis (FRE 518). The course will run for three hours a week ...
Instructor Compositing 1st Year
Nov 20
Capilano University
This position encompasses 2 courses, one taught in the Spring of 2019, and the other taught in the Fall of 2019. Each course consists of 1 section of pay, which equates to 4 hours of instruction per ...
Private ESL Tutors and Teachers - Armstrong
Dec 1
Armstrong, British Columbia, Canada
Founded in August of 2013, Superprof connects students and tutors in over 1000 disciplines: music (guitar, piano, etc.), languages, sports (golf, personal training, swimming, etc.), and academic ...