What do you want to become?
Music Journalism Careers
Careers in Music Journalism, Music Blogging, Music Criticism, and more.
Alternate Titles: Writer, Journalist, Reporter, Music Critic
Job Description: Music Journalists write music criticism and music news for print, online, and broadcast media.
Alternate Titles: Music Writer, Music Reporter, Contributor, Staff Writer
Job Description: A Music Blogger writes breaking music news stories to be posted on an online music blog.
Salary: $23,000 to $66,000
Alternate Titles: Music Writer
Job Description: Music Critics interview Musicians and review live performances and recorded albums for print or online media outlets.
Salary: $15,000 – $30,000+
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 event
Alternate Titles: Musicologist, Historian
Job Description: Music Historians research and write about musicians, instruments and musical genres in historical context.
Salary: $32,530 to $122,360