How Much Money Does a Music Producer Make?

How Much Money Does a Music Producer Make?

In 2013, the average annual salary for a music producer was $51,844, according to GlobalPost. Entry level wages for music producers range from $30,000 to $40,000 per year, with the highest-paying city being Washington D.C. at $44,372 per year.

An individual music producer's salary varies depending on several factors, including geographic location, education, experience, reputation, size of record label and industry.

Top salaries for music producers range from $50,000 to $110,000 per year. Cities that pay the highest top salaries include New York, New York at $105,531, Washington D.C. at $107,779 and Baltimore, Maryland at $98,047. Typically, the larger the city, the higher the annual salary is for a music producer.