Regardless of the hardships that seem endemic in the music industry, it’s hard to give up on a dream. So, for those tenacious readers out there who are still determined to work in music, it may be a good idea to find out just what kind of remuneration you can expect.
The above infograph is a list of salaries and pay rates from different sectors of the US music industry – performance, touring, media, etc. – which should give you a good idea of how much a music gig pays. It has been widely discussed across social media channels and the general sentiment from readers is one of optimism. Play On!