Top Music Performance, General Bachelors degree Programs - 2019

The average starting salary for a graduate with a degree in Music Performance, General is $39100

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My Colleges College Name College Raptor Ranking Students % of School Female Male Median Pay Ranking Median Pay (Starting Salary) Median Pay (Mid-Career) Request Info    
Berklee College of Music 551 191 (4.7%) 15.4% 62 (32%) 129 (68%) 463 $38,500 $74,800
University of Rochester 67 117 (2.9%) 6.4% 62 (53%) 55 (47%) 93 $55,400 $94,400
Oberlin College 99 84 (2.1%) 11.9% 47 (56%) 37 (44%) 47 $44,900 $103,000
California State University-Long Beach 521 80 (2%) .9% 29 (36%) 51 (64%) 233 $45,300 $84,200
James Madison University 144 78 (1.9%) 1.7% 36 (46%) 42 (54%) 202 $49,500 $86,600
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 33 77 (1.9%) 1.1% 41 (53%) 36 (47%) 67 $60,600 $98,900
Indiana University-Bloomington 130 74 (1.8%) 1% 33 (45%) 41 (55%) 297 $47,700 $81,800
Johns Hopkins University 32 69 (1.7%) 4.6% 40 (58%) 29 (42%) 92 $61,500 $94,600
California State University-Northridge 974 61 (1.5%) .7% 11 (18%) 50 (82%) 249 $44,900 $83,500
George Mason University 233 59 (1.5%) 1.1% 30 (51%) 29 (49%) 163 $52,100 $88,300
Cleveland Institute of Music 237 55 (1.4%) 100% 32 (58%) 23 (42%)
Virginia Commonwealth University 435 51 (1.3%) 1% 20 (39%) 31 (61%) 642 $44,600 $69,800
Rutgers University-New Brunswick 96 48 (1.2%) .6% 18 (38%) 30 (63%) 125 $51,300 $91,300
The University of the Arts 492 46 (1.1%) 11.8% 17 (37%) 29 (63%) 693 $42,400 $67,900
University of North Texas 699 46 (1.1%) .7% 15 (33%) 31 (67%) 404 $45,900 $76,600
San Diego State University 354 42 (1%) .6% 18 (43%) 24 (57%) 250 $49,700 $83,200
New York University 72 41 (1%) .7% 21 (51%) 20 (49%) 60 $55,700 $100,000
Lawrence University 211 39 (1%) 11.5% 25 (64%) 14 (36%)
University of Arkansas 374 39 (1%) .9% 17 (44%) 22 (56%) 416 $48,600 $76,200
University of Cincinnati-Main Campus 376 39 (1%) .7% 14 (36%) 25 (64%) 307 $48,900 $81,500
Brigham Young University-Idaho 964 38 (.9%) .8% 25 (66%) 13 (34%) 600 $49,200 $70,900
Millikin University 643 37 (.9%) 7.7% 19 (51%) 18 (49%) 824 $42,500 $62,400
Ithaca College 301 35 (.9%) 2.4% 25 (71%) 10 (29%) 155 $43,600 $88,800
West Chester University of Pennsylvania 319 34 (.8%) 1% 14 (41%) 20 (59%) 613 $41,900 $70,500
Arizona State University-Tempe 273 34 (.8%) .4% 12 (35%) 22 (65%) 304 $49,300 $81,600
California State University-Sacramento 1003 32 (.8%) .5% 14 (44%) 18 (56%) 231 $46,800 $84,300
SUNY at Fredonia 429 32 (.8%) 3.1% 10 (31%) 22 (69%) 916 $39,100 $56,600
University of Colorado Boulder 207 31 (.8%) .6% 12 (39%) 19 (61%) 96 $50,800 $94,300
San Jose State University 719 31 (.8%) .5% 14 (45%) 17 (55%) 75 $56,800 $97,700
Ohio University-Main Campus 342 31 (.8%) .5% 17 (55%) 14 (45%) 380 $45,800 $77,400
CUNY City College 715 31 (.8%) 1.3% 10 (32%) 21 (68%) 341 $51,300 $79,500
Florida State University 121 30 (.7%) .3% 17 (57%) 13 (43%) 413 $43,100 $76,300
Northern Illinois University 844 30 (.7%) .9% 15 (50%) 15 (50%) 409 $48,600 $76,400
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley 1029 29 (.7%) .7% 13 (45%) 16 (55%) 863 $42,100 $60,500
Western Illinois University 838 29 (.7%) 1.4% 18 (62%) 11 (38%) 610 $41,500 $70,600
University of Central Florida 291 28 (.7%) .2% 12 (43%) 16 (57%) 607 $43,500 $70,700
CUNY Hunter College 494 28 (.7%) 1% 15 (54%) 13 (46%) 498 $45,700 $73,900
SUNY College at Potsdam 692 28 (.7%) 3.7% 9 (32%) 19 (68%) 428 $35,600 $75,700
Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro 1335 26 (.6%) 2.7% 6 (23%) 20 (77%)
Boston University 78 25 (.6%) .6% 15 (60%) 10 (40%) 140 $51,800 $89,700
University of Southern California 52 25 (.6%) .5% 11 (44%) 14 (56%) 60 $56,100 $100,000
DePaul University 386 25 (.6%) .7% 13 (52%) 12 (48%) 238 $50,200 $84,000
University of Massachusetts-Amherst 114 25 (.6%) .4% 11 (44%) 14 (56%) 238 $50,000 $84,000
University of Oregon 251 25 (.6%) .5% 11 (44%) 14 (56%) 395 $44,100 $76,900
University of Arizona 383 24 (.6%) .4% 9 (38%) 15 (63%) 189 $50,500 $87,100
William Paterson University of New Jersey 780 23 (.6%) 1.1% 6 (26%) 17 (74%) 511 $41,200 $73,500
Georgia State University 641 23 (.6%) .5% 11 (48%) 12 (52%) 616 $45,700 $70,400
Curtis Institute of Music 115 22 (.5%) 100% 9 (41%) 13 (59%)
California State University-Fullerton 606 22 (.5%) .3% 7 (32%) 15 (68%) 295 $43,400 $81,900
Christopher Newport University 225 22 (.5%) 1.9% 10 (45%) 12 (55%) 706 $44,500 $67,300
University of North Carolina School of the Arts 156 22 (.5%) 11.1% 10 (45%) 12 (55%)
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus 666 21 (.5%) .7% 9 (43%) 12 (57%) 504 $41,400 $73,800
Lebanon Valley College 306 21 (.5%) 5.3% 13 (62%) 8 (38%)
University of North Carolina at Greensboro 618 21 (.5%) .7% 11 (52%) 10 (48%) 869 $40,100 $60,400
University of Maryland-College Park 53 21 (.5%) .3% 9 (43%) 12 (57%) 119 $55,200 $92,200
Northwestern University 16 20 (.5%) .9% 12 (60%) 8 (40%) 49 $56,800 $102,000
Michigan State University 165 20 (.5%) .2% 12 (60%) 8 (40%) 220 $49,800 $85,200
University of Central Arkansas 909 20 (.5%) 1.2% 14 (70%) 6 (30%) 847 $39,800 $61,500
University of Wisconsin-Madison 88 19 (.5%) .3% 5 (26%) 14 (74%) 197 $50,800 $86,800
Texas State University 750 19 (.5%) .3% 7 (37%) 12 (63%) 474 $45,400 $74,500
Old Dominion University 679 19 (.5%) .5% 11 (58%) 8 (42%) 471 $45,200 $74,600
Western Kentucky University 880 19 (.5%) .7% 9 (47%) 10 (53%) 721 $41,200 $66,800
The University of Texas at Austin 104 19 (.5%) .2% 8 (42%) 11 (58%) 79 $53,400 $96,400
Temple University 396 18 (.4%) .3% 12 (67%) 6 (33%) 370 $45,600 $77,700
Ohio State University-Main Campus 82 18 (.4%) .2% 12 (67%) 6 (33%) 283 $51,600 $82,400
SUNY at Purchase College 381 18 (.4%) 1.9% 6 (33%) 12 (67%) 474 $43,200 $74,500
University of Houston 575 18 (.4%) .3% 12 (67%) 6 (33%) 207 $51,800 $86,300
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 71 18 (.4%) .2% 9 (50%) 9 (50%) 49 $58,100 $102,000
Furman 116 18 (.4%) 2.6% 11 (61%) 7 (39%) 155 $45,100 $88,800
Baylor University 254 18 (.4%) .6% 6 (33%) 12 (67%) 259 $49,700 $82,900
University of California-Irvine 61 17 (.4%) .2% 6 (35%) 11 (65%) 102 $51,900 $93,900
Duquesne University 271 17 (.4%) 1.1% 10 (59%) 7 (41%) 292 $47,100 $82,000
Baldwin Wallace University 583 17 (.4%) 2.2% 8 (47%) 9 (53%) 558 $41,800 $72,100
McNeese State University 1093 17 (.4%) 1.5% 11 (65%) 6 (35%) 595 $44,600 $71,000
The College of Saint Rose 763 17 (.4%) 3% 6 (35%) 11 (65%)
Catholic University of America 309 17 (.4%) 2.3% 11 (65%) 6 (35%) 315 $52,000 $81,100
Western Carolina University 561 17 (.4%) .8% 3 (18%) 14 (82%) 855 $39,200 $61,100
Cornish College of the Arts 807 16 (.4%) 11.8% 6 (38%) 10 (63%)
University of Miami 138 16 (.4%) .6% 7 (44%) 9 (56%) 365 $50,600 $78,000
Appalachian State University 262 16 (.4%) .4% 5 (31%) 11 (69%) 629 $41,300 $70,100
Northern Arizona University 774 16 (.4%) .3% 11 (69%) 5 (31%) 445 $44,400 $75,200
Southeastern Louisiana University 1264 16 (.4%) .9% 11 (69%) 5 (31%) 852 $39,800 $61,200
Kennesaw State University 16 (.4%) .3% 7 (44%) 9 (56%)
Louisiana State University and Agricultural - Mechanical College 352 15 (.4%) .3% 7 (47%) 8 (53%) 265 $47,000 $82,800
California State University-Los Angeles 1099 15 (.4%) .3% 6 (40%) 9 (60%) 508 $42,200 $73,600
Oklahoma City University 503 15 (.4%) 3.1% 8 (53%) 7 (47%) 581 $47,300 $71,500
Portland State University 1024 15 (.4%) .3% 6 (40%) 9 (60%) 489 $45,400 $74,100
Columbus State University 1242 15 (.4%) 1.5% 3 (20%) 12 (80%) 852 $40,500 $61,200
University of California-Santa Cruz 136 15 (.4%) .4% 9 (60%) 6 (40%) 219 $49,900 $85,300
The New School 407 15 (.4%) 1% 10 (67%) 5 (33%) 228 $47,700 $84,500
University of Missouri-Kansas City 748 14 (.3%) .8% 6 (43%) 8 (57%) 438 $45,800 $75,500
Eastern Michigan University 1114 14 (.3%) .4% 10 (71%) 4 (29%) 629 $41,800 $70,100
St Olaf College 110 14 (.3%) 2.1% 7 (50%) 7 (50%) 272 $45,200 $82,600
University of Louisiana at Lafayette 970 14 (.3%) .5% 3 (21%) 11 (79%) 516 $45,500 $73,200
University of North Florida 626 14 (.3%) .4% 9 (64%) 5 (36%) 667 $42,600 $68,900
Wheaton College 97 14 (.3%) 2.2% 11 (79%) 3 (21%) 77 $43,300 $96,900
Missouri State University-Springfield 726 14 (.3%) .4% 9 (64%) 5 (36%) 631 $40,300 $70,000
Henderson State University 1245 14 (.3%) 2.7% 3 (21%) 11 (79%) 849 $39,900 $61,400
University of Georgia 87 13 (.3%) .2% 5 (38%) 8 (62%) 242 $47,300 $83,900
East Carolina University 504 13 (.3%) .3% 7 (54%) 6 (46%) 642 $43,100 $69,800
Illinois State University 317 13 (.3%) .3% 6 (46%) 7 (54%) 416 $43,700 $76,200
San Francisco State University 799 13 (.3%) .2% 9 (69%) 4 (31%) 265 $49,500 $82,800
Inter American University of Puerto Rico-San German 1274 12 (.3%) 2.5% 5 (42%) 7 (58%)
Shenandoah University 718 12 (.3%) 2.3% 8 (67%) 4 (33%)
CUNY Brooklyn College 587 12 (.3%) .4% 6 (50%) 6 (50%) 333 $43,100 $80,200
University of Denver 197 12 (.3%) .9% 6 (50%) 6 (50%) 242 $47,800 $83,900
Belmont University 311 12 (.3%) .9% 10 (83%) 2 (17%) 600 $40,800 $70,900
Florida Gulf Coast University 865 11 (.3%) .5% 4 (36%) 7 (64%) 911 $42,700 $57,100
Lynn University 1127 11 (.3%) 2.4% 8 (73%) 3 (27%)
DePauw University 154 11 (.3%) 2% 7 (64%) 4 (36%) 88 $47,900 $95,100
University of New Mexico-Main Campus 864 11 (.3%) .3% 4 (36%) 7 (64%) 259 $40,700 $82,900
Bard College 258 11 (.3%) 2.5% 7 (64%) 4 (36%)
Western Washington University 380 11 (.3%) .3% 9 (82%) 2 (18%) 298 $47,900 $81,700
CUNY Queens College 486 11 (.3%) .4% 5 (45%) 6 (55%) 233 $45,700 $84,200
Drake University 230 10 (.2%) 1.2% 8 (80%) 2 (20%) 217 $45,100 $85,400
Southern Methodist University 142 10 (.2%) .6% 5 (50%) 5 (50%) 151 $53,900 $89,100
Central Washington University 951 10 (.2%) .4% 3 (30%) 7 (70%) 407 $45,800 $76,500
University of North Carolina at Charlotte 567 10 (.2%) .2% 4 (40%) 6 (60%) 428 $48,000 $75,700
Western Michigan University 716 10 (.2%) .3% 4 (40%) 6 (60%) 389 $45,700 $77,100
Missouri Southern State University 1317 10 (.2%) 1.1% 5 (50%) 5 (50%) 815 $41,900 $63,000
Butler University 265 10 (.2%) 1.2% 7 (70%) 3 (30%) 259 $44,600 $82,900
University of Redlands 297 10 (.2%) 1.3% 4 (40%) 6 (60%) 208 $47,400 $86,100
University of Kentucky 395 10 (.2%) .2% 3 (30%) 7 (70%) 259 $46,100 $82,900
University of Southern Maine 1225 10 (.2%) .9% 5 (50%) 5 (50%) 798 $39,400 $63,500
Northwestern State University of Louisiana 1017 10 (.2%) .9% 3 (30%) 7 (70%) 721 $39,000 $66,800
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 27 10 (.2%) .2% 6 (60%) 4 (40%) 223 $46,600 $85,100
Washburn University 10 (.2%) 1.4% 5 (50%) 5 (50%) 819 $43,600 $62,800
East Central University 1460 10 (.2%) 1.5% 4 (40%) 6 (60%) 700 $40,200 $67,500
University of Nevada-Reno 580 9 (.2%) .3% 5 (56%) 4 (44%) 492 $47,400 $74,000
University of South Florida-Main Campus 263 9 (.2%) .1% 6 (67%) 3 (33%) 392 $45,000 $77,000
The University of West Florida 759 9 (.2%) .4% 3 (33%) 6 (67%) 765 $39,500 $64,700
Visible Music College 1470 9 (.2%) 69.2% 3 (33%) 6 (67%)
Biola University 344 9 (.2%) .9% 7 (78%) 2 (22%) 327 $43,000 $80,400
The University of Texas at Arlington 944 9 (.2%) .1% 3 (33%) 6 (67%) 258 $51,800 $83,000
University of Idaho 554 9 (.2%) .5% 5 (56%) 4 (44%) 213 $48,300 $85,500
Youngstown State University 1136 9 (.2%) .5% 3 (33%) 6 (67%) 575 $44,300 $71,600
Musicians Institute 594 8 (.2%) 72.7% 2 (25%) 6 (75%)
Texas A - M University-Commerce 1117 8 (.2%) .5% 2 (25%) 6 (75%) 553 $42,100 $72,300
University of North Carolina Wilmington 248 8 (.2%) .2% 5 (63%) 3 (38%) 699 $39,800 $67,600
University of Wyoming 598 8 (.2%) .4% 4 (50%) 4 (50%) 344 $48,500 $79,400
Utah Valley University 8 (.2%) .3% 6 (75%) 2 (25%) 625 $44,600 $70,200
University of Louisiana at Monroe 1046 8 (.2%) .7% 2 (25%) 6 (75%) 374 $45,000 $77,600
University of Northern Iowa 422 7 (.2%) .3% 4 (57%) 3 (43%) 555 $42,900 $72,200
Miami University-Oxford 119 7 (.2%) .2% 5 (71%) 2 (29%) 109 $50,500 $93,200
The University of Texas at El Paso 1159 7 (.2%) .2% 4 (57%) 3 (43%) 466 $40,600 $74,700
Washington State University 437 7 (.2%) .1% 2 (29%) 5 (71%) 151 $50,400 $89,100
Virginia State University 980 7 (.2%) .8% 2 (29%) 5 (71%) 895 $39,100 $58,700
California State University-Stanislaus 877 7 (.2%) .3% 3 (43%) 4 (57%) 167 $45,300 $88,100
Wichita State University 971 7 (.2%) .3% 3 (43%) 4 (57%) 479 $44,000 $74,400
Jacksonville University 1040 7 (.2%) .8% 3 (43%) 4 (57%) 568 $49,100 $71,800
Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion 557 7 (.2%) 1% 3 (43%) 4 (57%) 791 $44,000 $63,700
Truman State University 214 7 (.2%) .6% 2 (29%) 5 (71%) 483 $39,700 $74,300
Point University 1339 7 (.2%) 3.4% 1 (14%) 6 (86%)
University of South Dakota 753 7 (.2%) .6% 4 (57%) 3 (43%) 512 $40,800 $73,400
University of Nebraska at Omaha 901 7 (.2%) .3% 5 (71%) 2 (29%) 454 $42,500 $74,900
Chapman University 169 7 (.2%) .4% 4 (57%) 3 (43%) 428 $47,200 $75,700
University of Central Oklahoma 1265 6 (.1%) .2% 2 (33%) 4 (67%) 735 $41,600 $66,200
Jackson State University 1290 6 (.1%) .6% 2 (33%) 4 (67%) 929 $40,000 $55,400
University of Akron Main Campus 1042 6 (.1%) .2% 1 (17%) 5 (83%) 382 $46,600 $77,300
The Baptist College of Florida 1354 6 (.1%) 6.6% 2 (33%) 4 (67%)
Florida Southern College 578 6 (.1%) 1% 0 6 (100%) 646 $40,300 $69,700
Dallas Baptist University 773 6 (.1%) .9% 4 (67%) 2 (33%) 595 $46,200 $71,000
Simpson College 408 6 (.1%) 1.4% 6 (100%) 0 709 $42,900 $67,200
Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 1447 6 (.1%) .4% 1 (17%) 5 (83%) 676 $41,800 $68,500
Gonzaga University 143 6 (.1%) .5% 4 (67%) 2 (33%) 220 $51,700 $85,200
Kentucky Wesleyan College 1121 6 (.1%) 4.4% 4 (67%) 2 (33%)
Texas Christian University 199 6 (.1%) .3% 2 (33%) 4 (67%) 383 $47,800 $77,200
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point 735 6 (.1%) .3% 3 (50%) 3 (50%) 741 $41,700 $65,900
Grambling State University 1313 6 (.1%) 1.1% 2 (33%) 4 (67%) 941 $40,700 $54,300
Nazareth College 409 6 (.1%) 1.3% 3 (50%) 3 (50%) 926 $38,000 $55,500
University of Massachusetts-Lowell 387 6 (.1%) .2% 3 (50%) 3 (50%) 107 $54,100 $93,400
University of the Pacific 373 5 (.1%) .6% 1 (20%) 4 (80%) 143 $50,900 $89,600
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus 733 5 (.1%) .2% 4 (80%) 1 (20%) 564 $42,000 $71,900
Eastern Nazarene College 890 5 (.1%) 2.2% 3 (60%) 2 (40%)
University of West Georgia 1183 5 (.1%) .3% 3 (60%) 2 (40%) 606 $43,900 $70,800
Concordia College at Moorhead 321 5 (.1%) .9% 2 (40%) 3 (60%) 836 $40,400 $62,000
Pittsburg State University 919 5 (.1%) .4% 3 (60%) 2 (40%) 445 $42,000 $75,200
Central State University 1553 5 (.1%) 2.3% 4 (80%) 1 (20%) 538 $39,700 $72,600
Converse College 795 5 (.1%) 2.6% 5 (100%) 0
University of Illinois at Chicago 488 5 (.1%) .1% 3 (60%) 2 (40%) 217 $51,500 $85,400
North Park University 922 5 (.1%) 1% 4 (80%) 1 (20%) 852 $38,900 $61,200
Bethel College-Indiana 552 5 (.1%) 1.6% 4 (80%) 1 (20%) 948 $38,900 $53,700
California Institute of the Arts 443 5 (.1%) 2.6% 2 (40%) 3 (60%)
University of Washington-Seattle Campus 85 5 (.1%) .1% 2 (40%) 3 (60%) 98 $55,100 $94,200
Notre Dame de Namur University 1189 5 (.1%) 1.9% 5 (100%) 0 454 $47,900 $74,900
Lancaster Bible College 559 5 (.1%) 1.7% 1 (20%) 4 (80%)
Loyola University New Orleans 406 5 (.1%) 1% 0 5 (100%) 564 $40,800 $71,900
Judson College 1138 5 (.1%) 14.3% 4 (80%) 1 (20%)
Stetson University 511 4 (.1%) .6% 1 (25%) 3 (75%) 717 $37,500 $66,900
Graceland University-Lamoni 1203 4 (.1%) 1% 2 (50%) 2 (50%)
Adrian College 1025 4 (.1%) 1.4% 2 (50%) 2 (50%)
Binghamton University 84 4 (.1%) .1% 4 (100%) 0 114 $50,400 $92,700
University of Minnesota-Duluth 542 4 (.1%) .2% 3 (75%) 1 (25%) 352 $48,900 $78,900
Ohio Northern University 426 4 (.1%) 1% 3 (75%) 1 (25%) 93 $50,700 $94,400
Idaho State University 4 (.1%) .3% 2 (50%) 2 (50%) 625 $45,200 $70,200
Wright State University-Main Campus 1075 4 (.1%) .2% 2 (50%) 2 (50%) 616 $45,300 $70,400
New Mexico State University-Main Campus 1068 4 (.1%) .2% 1 (25%) 3 (75%) 307 $46,500 $81,500
University of Delaware 171 4 (.1%) .1% 2 (50%) 2 (50%) 136 $51,500 $89,900
Kean University 840 4 (.1%) .2% 2 (50%) 2 (50%) 575 $42,400 $71,600
Samford University 275 4 (.1%) .5% 3 (75%) 1 (25%) 272 $43,100 $82,600
Bob Jones University 444 4 (.1%) .8% 2 (50%) 2 (50%)
The University of Tampa 622 4 (.1%) .3% 2 (50%) 2 (50%) 517 $40,700 $73,100
Southwestern Assemblies of God University 1216 3 (.1%) 1.1% 2 (67%) 1 (33%)