Music Theory Teacher Salary

How much does a Music Theory Teacher make in the United States?
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$83,958 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$40 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,300 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average music theory teacher salary in United States is $83,958 or an equivalent hourly rate of $40. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,300. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$59,447 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$104,033 (USD)

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