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* ELMI Occupation Profile - Music Directors and Composers *
 
Music Directors and Composers
(O*NET 27-2041.00, SOC 27-2041)
 
More detailed occupations under this title:
 - Music Composers and Arrangers
 - Music Directors
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What they do
Conduct, direct, plan, and lead instrumental or vocal performances by musical groups, such as orchestras, bands, choirs, and glee clubs. Includes arrangers, composers, choral directors, and orchestrators.
 
Wages
Vermont - 2020
Percentile1HourlyYearly
10% $ 21.33   $44,360  
25% $ 24.99   $51,970  
Median $ 29.39   $61,130  
75% $ 35.70   $74,250  
90% $ 54.30   $112,940  
 
Average $ 31.91   $66,370  
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Industries of Employment
United States - 2018
IndustryPercent of total
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations
59%
  • Self-employed workers
28%
  • Educational services; state, local, and private
6%
  • Performing arts, spectator sports, and related industries
5%
  • Motion picture and sound recording industries
1%
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Projected Employment
 Vermont
2018 employment 83
2028 employment 78
Annual percent change
(compounded)
-0.6%
Annual projected job openings
(due to change and separations)
10
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Education and Experience:
  • Typical education needed for entry
    Bachelor's degree
  • Work experience in a related occupation
    Less than 5 years
  • Typical on-the-job training needed to attain competency
    None
Based on BLS Education and Training Classifications
 
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Vermont.gov State of Vermont Department of Labor