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Music Instructor Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$64,779 (USD)

Average Salary

$31/hr

Average Hourly

$1,309

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Music Instructor is $64,779 a year and $31 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Music Instructor is between $47,449 and $79,279. 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 New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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.
Music Instructor Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary

Job family population: 95,110

Estimated population of Music Instructor jobs: 5,311

Rate of error: 2.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$75,097
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Music Instructor Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Music Instructor
May 15
New Providence, NJ, USA
Elefante Music
Seeking talented music instructors who will inspire our students to express themselves. We are looking for teachers who are committed experienced team players have a great rapport with students This ...
Music Instructor
Mar 21
Bronx, NY, USA
IRaise Girls and Boys International
The ideal candidate will use their passion for music to teach children ages 5-12 years piano lessons and compose music pieces. Minimum Qualifications: A degree in music education or several years of ...
Music Instructor (Guitar, Bass, Keys, Drums and/or Voice)
Feb 27
White Plains, NY, USA
Rock Solid Music Inc
The School of Rock Music Instructor teaches students from ACDC to Zappa. The Instructor creates a safe and cool environment for students to achieve their musical and creative potential and ensures ...
Music Instructor
Feb 28
Greenwich, CT, USA
School of Rock Greenwich
The School of Rock Music Instructor teaches students from ACDC to Zappa. The Instructor creates a safe and cool environment for students to achieve their musical and creative potential and ensures ...
Early Childhood Music Teacher- Voice and Piano
Apr 17
Mamaroneck, NY, USA
Bach to Rock Music Schools
Bach To Rock ("B2R") America's Music School for students of all ages is currently seeking an Early Childhood Music Instructor to work as a part-time employee providing music and performance lessons ...
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