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Facility, Arena & Club Careers
Careers in Music Venues, Arenas & Clubs
Concert Hall Manager
Alternate Titles: Theater Manager, Arena Director, Facility Director, Director of Hall Operations, Production/Facilities Manager
Job Description: Manages concert hall, oversees all activities and employees in the venue.
Salary: $26,000 to $90,000+
Concert Hall Marketing Director
Alternate Titles: Director of Marketing, Marketing Manager
Job Description: Concert Hall Marketing Directors work to promote live events by sending email blasts, creating posters, advertising in local media, and overseeing the venue’s social media.
Salary: $25,000 to $100,000+
Alternate Titles: Booker, Music Booker
Job Description: Talent Buyers book artists at a venue in hopes of drawing a large crowd and netting a profit for the club.
Average Salary: $63,000
Alternate Titles: Resident Sound Technician, Audio Technician, Sound Engineer, Live Sound Engineer, Sound Person, FOH Engineer
Job Description: Sets up and uses soundboard and other sound equipment during concerts or performances, ensuring that levels are correct and the sound mix is right.
Salary: $60,000 to $120,000+
Alternate Titles: Concert Photographer, House Photographer, Photographer
Job Description: A Music Photographer shoots live concerts, musician portraits and band promo photos.
Salary: $0-$2,000 per eventt
Alternate Titles: Lighting Tech, Electrical Lighting Technician
Job Description: Lighting Technicians rig lights, set up equipment and create onstage lighting effects to complement a performer’s live show.
Salary: $5000 to $1,000 per week