What can I become with a Music Degree?

  • Accompanist
  • Composer/Arranger
  • Conductor
  • Music Business
  • Copyist
  • Film Music Editor
  • Performer
  • Instrument Technician 
  • Lyricist
  • Church Musician
  • Music Critic
  • Music Librarian
  • Music Teacher
  • Music Publisher
  • Music Therapist
  • Recording Engineer
  • Music Producer
 
Does a Music Degree make $$ and Sense?
 
The Chicago Tribune reports that college graduates earn on average 75% more money than those who only have a high school degree. In particular, graduates with a music degree typically can earn between $30,000 and $46,000 for entry level jobs. (NACE 2011 Salary Report)