Music Therapist Salary
in California, United States

How much does a Music Therapist make in California, United States?
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$45,917 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$22 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$478 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average music therapist salary in California, United States is $45,917 or an equivalent hourly rate of $22. This is 12% higher (+$5,094) than the average music therapist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $478. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in California, United States.
Salary by Experience

$34,427 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$55,447 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Salary Potential
Estimated salary in 2023:
$53,230 (USD)
5 Year Change:
16 %
Job Description
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