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Music Education Careers
Careers in Music Teaching, Education and Higher Learning
Alternate Titles: Music Instructor
Job Description: Music Teachers provide instruction in music performance and theory. They can teach one-on-one or in a group setting. Some Teachers specialize in only one instrument, while others instruct pupils in a range of different instruments.
College, Conservatory, or University Music Teacher
Alternate Titles: Music Teacher, Lecturer, Instructor, Professor, Adjunct Professor, Assistant Professor
Job Description: Educates students in music theory, history, composition, performance or music business studies at an institute of higher education.
Salary: $32,530 to $122,360
Private Instrument Teacher
Alternate Titles: Studio Teacher, Guitar Teacher, Piano Teacher, Vocal Teacher, Instrument Teacher
Job Description: Instructs and teaches students how to play a specific instrument in a one-on-one or small group setting.
Salary: $30 to $120/hour
District Supervisor of Music
Alternate Titles: Music Administrator
Job Description: Coordinates curriculum and activities of musical teaching staff.
Salary: $25,000 to $56,000+