Top Music Performance, General Bachelors degree Programs - 2018

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 574 175 (4.1%) 17.2% 69 (39%) 106 (61%) 463 $38,500 $74,800
Oberlin College 95 101 (2.3%) 14.8% 58 (57%) 43 (43%) 47 $44,900 $103,000
Indiana University-Bloomington 124 94 (2.2%) 1.3% 40 (43%) 54 (57%) 297 $47,700 $81,800
University of Rochester 107 89 (2.1%) 5.4% 46 (52%) 43 (48%) 93 $55,400 $94,400
James Madison University 140 80 (1.9%) 1.8% 49 (61%) 31 (39%) 202 $49,500 $86,600
California State University-Long Beach 521 69 (1.6%) .9% 26 (38%) 43 (62%) 233 $45,300 $84,200
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 26 68 (1.6%) 1% 34 (50%) 34 (50%) 67 $60,600 $98,900
California State University-Northridge 1079 66 (1.5%) .9% 16 (24%) 50 (76%) 249 $44,900 $83,500
Manhattan School of Music 164 64 (1.5%) 91.4% 34 (53%) 30 (47%)
New York University 88 59 (1.4%) 1% 26 (44%) 33 (56%) 60 $55,700 $100,000
Cleveland Institute of Music 387 57 (1.3%) 96.6% 30 (53%) 27 (47%)
Virginia Commonwealth University 448 56 (1.3%) 1.1% 27 (48%) 29 (52%) 642 $44,600 $69,800
Johns Hopkins University 32 54 (1.3%) 3.2% 26 (48%) 28 (52%) 92 $61,500 $94,600
George Mason University 251 49 (1.1%) 1% 25 (51%) 24 (49%) 163 $52,100 $88,300
Georgia State University 637 49 (1.1%) 1% 13 (27%) 36 (73%) 616 $45,700 $70,400
Lawrence University 163 47 (1.1%) 13.2% 23 (49%) 24 (51%)
William Paterson University of New Jersey 814 43 (1%) 1.9% 12 (28%) 31 (72%) 511 $41,200 $73,500
Ithaca College 264 42 (1%) 3% 24 (57%) 18 (43%) 155 $43,600 $88,800
Brigham Young University-Idaho 1009 41 (1%) 1% 26 (63%) 15 (37%) 600 $49,200 $70,900
Western Illinois University 822 41 (1%) 1.9% 24 (59%) 17 (41%) 610 $41,500 $70,600
University of Colorado Boulder 220 40 (.9%) .7% 15 (38%) 25 (63%) 96 $50,800 $94,300
University of Central Florida 289 39 (.9%) .3% 14 (36%) 25 (64%) 607 $43,500 $70,700
Rutgers University-New Brunswick 103 39 (.9%) .5% 17 (44%) 22 (56%) 125 $51,300 $91,300
Arizona State University-Tempe 309 37 (.9%) .4% 15 (41%) 22 (59%) 304 $49,300 $81,600
DePaul University 365 37 (.9%) 1% 12 (32%) 25 (68%) 238 $50,200 $84,000
CUNY City College 683 35 (.8%) 1.6% 8 (23%) 27 (77%) 341 $51,300 $79,500
San Diego State University 377 35 (.8%) .5% 12 (34%) 23 (66%) 250 $49,700 $83,200
Ohio University-Main Campus 312 35 (.8%) .5% 17 (49%) 18 (51%) 380 $45,800 $77,400
University of Massachusetts-Amherst 116 35 (.8%) .6% 14 (40%) 21 (60%) 238 $50,000 $84,000
University of New Mexico-Main Campus 819 34 (.8%) .9% 12 (35%) 22 (65%) 259 $40,700 $82,900
University of Arkansas 381 34 (.8%) .7% 14 (41%) 20 (59%) 416 $48,600 $76,200
University of Cincinnati-Main Campus 338 34 (.8%) .6% 15 (44%) 19 (56%) 307 $48,900 $81,500
University of North Texas 680 33 (.8%) .5% 17 (52%) 16 (48%) 404 $45,900 $76,600
Millikin University 666 31 (.7%) 6.5% 10 (32%) 21 (68%) 824 $42,500 $62,400
University of Maryland-College Park 58 30 (.7%) .4% 15 (50%) 15 (50%) 119 $55,200 $92,200
CUNY Hunter College 500 29 (.7%) 1% 17 (59%) 12 (41%) 498 $45,700 $73,900
Western Carolina University 516 28 (.6%) 1.4% 10 (36%) 18 (64%) 855 $39,200 $61,100
The University of Texas at Austin 98 28 (.6%) .3% 14 (50%) 14 (50%) 79 $53,400 $96,400
Boston University 79 27 (.6%) .6% 20 (74%) 7 (26%) 140 $51,800 $89,700
The University of the Arts 506 27 (.6%) 8.1% 11 (41%) 16 (59%) 693 $42,400 $67,900
SUNY College at Potsdam 685 27 (.6%) 3.8% 14 (52%) 13 (48%) 428 $35,600 $75,700
SUNY at Fredonia 406 26 (.6%) 2.5% 13 (50%) 13 (50%) 916 $39,100 $56,600
University of Southern California 50 25 (.6%) .5% 13 (52%) 12 (48%) 60 $56,100 $100,000
CUNY Queens College 499 25 (.6%) .9% 10 (40%) 15 (60%) 233 $45,700 $84,200
Montclair State University 399 25 (.6%) .7% 12 (48%) 13 (52%) 269 $44,200 $82,700
Florida State University 122 25 (.6%) .3% 11 (44%) 14 (56%) 413 $43,100 $76,300
Northern Illinois University 794 24 (.6%) .7% 13 (54%) 11 (46%) 409 $48,600 $76,400
Old Dominion University 758 24 (.6%) .6% 7 (29%) 17 (71%) 471 $45,200 $74,600
Cornish College of the Arts 891 24 (.6%) 14.3% 12 (50%) 12 (50%)
University of Denver 186 24 (.6%) 1.9% 8 (33%) 16 (67%) 242 $47,800 $83,900
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley 970 23 (.5%) .6% 12 (52%) 11 (48%) 863 $42,100 $60,500
Musicians Institute 558 23 (.5%) 95.8% 5 (22%) 18 (78%)
Lebanon Valley College 292 23 (.5%) 6% 9 (39%) 14 (61%)
Temple University 408 23 (.5%) .4% 11 (48%) 12 (52%) 370 $45,600 $77,700
Northwestern University 13 22 (.5%) .9% 10 (45%) 12 (55%) 49 $56,800 $102,000
University of Houston 686 22 (.5%) .3% 11 (50%) 11 (50%) 207 $51,800 $86,300
California State University-Fullerton 661 22 (.5%) .3% 7 (32%) 15 (68%) 295 $43,400 $81,900
Portland State University 1026 22 (.5%) .5% 7 (32%) 15 (68%) 489 $45,400 $74,100
Furman University 188 22 (.5%) 3.6% 9 (41%) 13 (59%) 155 $45,100 $88,800
University of North Carolina School of the Arts 241 21 (.5%) 12.5% 8 (38%) 13 (62%)
Western Kentucky University 826 21 (.5%) .7% 7 (33%) 14 (67%) 721 $41,200 $66,800
Columbus State University 1255 21 (.5%) 2% 11 (52%) 10 (48%) 852 $40,500 $61,200
University of North Carolina at Greensboro 648 21 (.5%) .7% 11 (52%) 10 (48%) 869 $40,100 $60,400
Bard College 249 21 (.5%) 4.1% 10 (48%) 11 (52%)
Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro 1240 21 (.5%) 2.3% 2 (10%) 19 (90%)
Baldwin Wallace University 538 21 (.5%) 2.9% 10 (48%) 11 (52%) 558 $41,800 $72,100
Ohio State University-Main Campus 74 20 (.5%) .2% 7 (35%) 13 (65%) 283 $51,600 $82,400
University of California-Irvine 76 20 (.5%) .3% 11 (55%) 9 (45%) 102 $51,900 $93,900
Louisiana State University and Agricultural - Mechanical College 355 20 (.5%) .4% 9 (45%) 11 (55%) 265 $47,000 $82,800
California State University-Los Angeles 1185 19 (.4%) .4% 4 (21%) 15 (79%) 508 $42,200 $73,600
Western Washington University 371 19 (.4%) .6% 8 (42%) 11 (58%) 298 $47,900 $81,700
Catholic University of America 344 18 (.4%) 2.2% 13 (72%) 5 (28%) 315 $52,000 $81,100
Duquesne University 242 18 (.4%) 1.2% 10 (56%) 8 (44%) 292 $47,100 $82,000
San Jose State University 752 18 (.4%) .3% 5 (28%) 13 (72%) 75 $56,800 $97,700
Kennesaw State University 18 (.4%) .4% 9 (50%) 9 (50%)
Curtis Institute of Music 634 18 (.4%) 94.7% 9 (50%) 9 (50%)
Southeastern Louisiana University 1323 17 (.4%) .9% 11 (65%) 6 (35%) 852 $39,800 $61,200
Texas State University 759 17 (.4%) .3% 9 (53%) 8 (47%) 474 $45,400 $74,500
SUNY at Purchase College 288 17 (.4%) 1.8% 9 (53%) 8 (47%) 474 $43,200 $74,500
University of Central Arkansas 963 16 (.4%) 1.1% 6 (38%) 10 (63%) 847 $39,800 $61,500
Shenandoah University 714 16 (.4%) 3.4% 7 (44%) 9 (56%)
Baylor University 240 16 (.4%) .5% 4 (25%) 12 (75%) 259 $49,700 $82,900
West Chester University of Pennsylvania 333 16 (.4%) .5% 10 (63%) 6 (38%) 613 $41,900 $70,500
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 27 16 (.4%) .4% 7 (44%) 9 (56%) 223 $46,600 $85,100
University of Puget Sound 259 16 (.4%) 2.9% 10 (63%) 6 (38%) 124 $46,500 $91,400
Northern Arizona University 748 16 (.4%) .3% 9 (56%) 7 (44%) 445 $44,400 $75,200
University of North Florida 629 16 (.4%) .5% 7 (44%) 9 (56%) 667 $42,600 $68,900
University of Miami 128 15 (.3%) .6% 3 (20%) 12 (80%) 365 $50,600 $78,000
Illinois State University 317 15 (.3%) .3% 6 (40%) 9 (60%) 416 $43,700 $76,200
University of Oregon 274 15 (.3%) .3% 7 (47%) 8 (53%) 395 $44,100 $76,900
University of Georgia 91 15 (.3%) .2% 9 (60%) 6 (40%) 242 $47,300 $83,900
Michigan State University 135 15 (.3%) .2% 11 (73%) 4 (27%) 220 $49,800 $85,200
University of Idaho 623 14 (.3%) .8% 7 (50%) 7 (50%) 213 $48,300 $85,500
University of Louisiana at Lafayette 907 14 (.3%) .5% 3 (21%) 11 (79%) 516 $45,500 $73,200
The Baptist College of Florida 877 14 (.3%) 16.5% 1 (7%) 13 (93%)
San Francisco State University 867 14 (.3%) .2% 5 (36%) 9 (64%) 265 $49,500 $82,800
University of the Pacific 421 14 (.3%) 1.7% 8 (57%) 6 (43%) 143 $50,900 $89,600
Northwestern State University of Louisiana 1124 14 (.3%) 1.2% 4 (29%) 10 (71%) 721 $39,000 $66,800
University of South Florida-Main Campus 280 14 (.3%) .2% 6 (43%) 8 (57%) 392 $45,000 $77,000
California State University-Sacramento 1083 14 (.3%) .3% 6 (43%) 8 (57%) 231 $46,800 $84,300
The New School 415 14 (.3%) 1% 9 (64%) 5 (36%) 228 $47,700 $84,500
East Carolina University 519 13 (.3%) .3% 3 (23%) 10 (77%) 642 $43,100 $69,800
Missouri State University-Springfield 616 13 (.3%) .4% 5 (38%) 8 (62%) 631 $40,300 $70,000
Southern Methodist University 136 13 (.3%) .8% 4 (31%) 9 (69%) 151 $53,900 $89,100
Visible Music College 1587 13 (.3%) 81.3% 5 (38%) 8 (62%)
Henderson State University 1281 13 (.3%) 2.6% 6 (46%) 7 (54%) 849 $39,900 $61,400
Christopher Newport University 243 13 (.3%) 1.1% 4 (31%) 9 (69%) 706 $44,500 $67,300
Belmont University 323 13 (.3%) .9% 9 (69%) 4 (31%) 600 $40,800 $70,900
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 62 13 (.3%) .2% 5 (38%) 8 (62%) 49 $58,100 $102,000
Appalachian State University 278 13 (.3%) .3% 1 (8%) 12 (92%) 629 $41,300 $70,100
Chapman University 211 12 (.3%) .8% 7 (58%) 5 (42%) 428 $47,200 $75,700
University of Kentucky 411 12 (.3%) .3% 6 (50%) 6 (50%) 259 $46,100 $82,900
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point 760 12 (.3%) .6% 6 (50%) 6 (50%) 741 $41,700 $65,900
Inter American University of Puerto Rico-San German 1348 12 (.3%) 2.4% 5 (42%) 7 (58%)
St Olaf College 92 12 (.3%) 1.6% 6 (50%) 6 (50%) 272 $45,200 $82,600
DePauw University 138 12 (.3%) 2.2% 8 (67%) 4 (33%) 88 $47,900 $95,100
University of Redlands 336 12 (.3%) 1.4% 5 (42%) 7 (58%) 208 $47,400 $86,100
Miami University-Oxford 102 12 (.3%) .3% 6 (50%) 6 (50%) 109 $50,500 $93,200
Lynn University 1159 12 (.3%) 2.9% 5 (42%) 7 (58%)
Wheaton College 89 12 (.3%) 2% 7 (58%) 5 (42%) 77 $43,300 $96,900
McNeese State University 1199 12 (.3%) 1.1% 1 (8%) 11 (92%) 595 $44,600 $71,000
University of Arizona 483 11 (.3%) .2% 6 (55%) 5 (45%) 189 $50,500 $87,100
University of North Carolina at Charlotte 572 11 (.3%) .2% 4 (36%) 7 (64%) 428 $48,000 $75,700
East Central University 1418 11 (.3%) 1.6% 4 (36%) 7 (64%) 700 $40,200 $67,500
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus 701 11 (.3%) .4% 6 (55%) 5 (45%) 504 $41,400 $73,800
Wichita State University 946 10 (.2%) .5% 6 (60%) 4 (40%) 479 $44,000 $74,400
Oklahoma City University 517 10 (.2%) 1.9% 8 (80%) 2 (20%) 581 $47,300 $71,500
University of Nebraska at Omaha 881 10 (.2%) .4% 3 (30%) 7 (70%) 454 $42,500 $74,900
Eastern Michigan University 1057 10 (.2%) .3% 2 (20%) 8 (80%) 629 $41,800 $70,100
University of Southern Maine 1335 10 (.2%) .8% 3 (30%) 7 (70%) 798 $39,400 $63,500
LIU Post 810 10 (.2%) .9% 5 (50%) 5 (50%) 199 $46,700 $86,700
Youngstown State University 1173 10 (.2%) .6% 4 (40%) 6 (60%) 575 $44,300 $71,600
North Park University 801 9 (.2%) 1.9% 4 (44%) 5 (56%) 852 $38,900 $61,200
California Institute of the Arts 332 9 (.2%) 4.8% 3 (33%) 6 (67%)
University of California-Santa Cruz 141 9 (.2%) .2% 2 (22%) 7 (78%) 219 $49,900 $85,300
The University of Texas at Arlington 1095 9 (.2%) .1% 2 (22%) 7 (78%) 258 $51,800 $83,000
West Virginia State University 1507 9 (.2%) 2.2% 4 (44%) 5 (56%) 763 $32,200 $64,800
Utah Valley University 9 (.2%) .3% 8 (89%) 1 (11%) 625 $44,600 $70,200
Mercer University 354 9 (.2%) 1% 6 (67%) 3 (33%) 775 $47,900 $64,400
Texas A - M University-Commerce 1101 9 (.2%) .6% 2 (22%) 7 (78%) 553 $42,100 $72,300
Southern University and A - M College 1395 9 (.2%) 1.5% 0 9 (100%)
Brigham Young University-Provo 273 8 (.2%) .1% 6 (75%) 2 (25%) 106 $52,300 $93,500
Drake University 192 8 (.2%) 1% 5 (63%) 3 (38%) 217 $45,100 $85,400
Washburn University 8 (.2%) 1% 0 8 (100%) 819 $43,600 $62,800
University of Akron Main Campus 1016 8 (.2%) .3% 3 (38%) 5 (63%) 382 $46,600 $77,300
New Jersey City University 1190 8 (.2%) .6% 1 (13%) 7 (88%) 727 $44,000 $66,600
University of Missouri-Kansas City 719 8 (.2%) .5% 3 (38%) 5 (63%) 438 $45,800 $75,500
Concordia College at Moorhead 345 7 (.2%) 1.3% 4 (57%) 3 (43%) 836 $40,400 $62,000
University of Nevada-Reno 618 7 (.2%) .2% 4 (57%) 3 (43%) 492 $47,400 $74,000
Idaho State University 7 (.2%) .6% 4 (57%) 3 (43%) 625 $45,200 $70,200
Stetson University 513 7 (.2%) 1.2% 5 (71%) 2 (29%) 717 $37,500 $66,900
CUNY Brooklyn College 594 7 (.2%) .3% 4 (57%) 3 (43%) 333 $43,100 $80,200
Butler University 183 7 (.2%) .8% 5 (71%) 2 (29%) 259 $44,600 $82,900
The University of West Florida 796 7 (.2%) .3% 3 (43%) 4 (57%) 765 $39,500 $64,700
Simpson College 396 7 (.2%) 1.7% 5 (71%) 2 (29%) 709 $42,900 $67,200
Loyola University New Orleans 455 7 (.2%) 1% 4 (57%) 3 (43%) 564 $40,800 $71,900
Texas Christian University 182 7 (.2%) .3% 2 (29%) 5 (71%) 383 $47,800 $77,200
Alcorn State University 1146 7 (.2%) 1.8% 1 (14%) 6 (86%)
Indiana State University 1271 7 (.2%) .4% 3 (43%) 4 (57%) 547 $44,400 $72,400
University of North Carolina Wilmington 268 7 (.2%) .2% 4 (57%) 3 (43%) 699 $39,800 $67,600
University of Delaware 159 7 (.2%) .2% 4 (57%) 3 (43%) 136 $51,500 $89,900
Adrian College 943 6 (.1%) 2% 3 (50%) 3 (50%)
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor 1056 6 (.1%) 1% 4 (67%) 2 (33%) 621 $44,500 $70,300
William Jewell College 478 6 (.1%) 1.9% 5 (83%) 1 (17%) 526 $44,400 $73,000
Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion 504 6 (.1%) .9% 3 (50%) 3 (50%) 791 $44,000 $63,700
New Mexico State University-Main Campus 1032 6 (.1%) .2% 4 (67%) 2 (33%) 307 $46,500 $81,500
Glenville State College 1363 6 (.1%) 3.4% 2 (33%) 4 (67%)
Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne 1447 6 (.1%) .4% 1 (17%) 5 (83%) 676 $41,800 $68,500
University of West Georgia 1179 6 (.1%) .4% 4 (67%) 2 (33%) 606 $43,900 $70,800
Washington State University 426 6 (.1%) .1% 3 (50%) 3 (50%) 151 $50,400 $89,100
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus 739 6 (.1%) .2% 2 (33%) 4 (67%) 564 $42,000 $71,900
Ohio Northern University 348 6 (.1%) 1.4% 1 (17%) 5 (83%) 93 $50,700 $94,400
Florida Southern College 425 6 (.1%) 1.2% 5 (83%) 1 (17%) 646 $40,300 $69,700
Western Michigan University 667 6 (.1%) .2% 2 (33%) 4 (67%) 389 $45,700 $77,100
Wright State University-Main Campus 1092 6 (.1%) .3% 4 (67%) 2 (33%) 616 $45,300 $70,400
Valdosta State University 1183 6 (.1%) .4% 3 (50%) 3 (50%) 775 $37,700 $64,400
Dallas Baptist University 726 5 (.1%) .7% 4 (80%) 1 (20%) 595 $46,200 $71,000
University of Louisiana at Monroe 996 5 (.1%) .5% 0 5 (100%) 374 $45,000 $77,600
Campbellsville University 1304 5 (.1%) 1.3% 2 (40%) 3 (60%)
University of North Georgia 602 5 (.1%) .3% 2 (40%) 3 (60%)
Florida Gulf Coast University 761 5 (.1%) .2% 2 (40%) 3 (60%) 911 $42,700 $57,100
Samford University 331 5 (.1%) .7% 1 (20%) 4 (80%) 272 $43,100 $82,600
Jackson State University 1128 5 (.1%) .5% 1 (20%) 4 (80%) 929 $40,000 $55,400
Kean University 971 5 (.1%) .2% 0 5 (100%) 575 $42,400 $71,600
University of North Dakota 646 5 (.1%) .2% 1 (20%) 4 (80%) 298 $48,400 $81,700
University of Illinois at Chicago 456 5 (.1%) .1% 1 (20%) 4 (80%) 217 $51,500 $85,400
North Central University 1046 5 (.1%) 2.4% 2 (40%) 3 (60%)
California State University-Stanislaus 791 5 (.1%) .3% 0 5 (100%) 167 $45,300 $88,100
Carnegie Mellon University 57 5 (.1%) .4% 3 (60%) 2 (40%) 13 $69,400 $119,000
The University of Texas at El Paso 1214 5 (.1%) .2% 3 (60%) 2 (40%) 466 $40,600 $74,700
Friends University 1389 5 (.1%) 1.5% 2 (40%) 3 (60%) 810 $41,000 $63,100
The University of Texas at San Antonio 1272 5 (.1%) .1% 4 (80%) 1 (20%) 515 $46,100 $73,300
University of Maine 555 5 (.1%) .3% 3 (60%) 2 (40%) 341 $50,600 $79,500
Virginia State University 1090 5 (.1%) .6% 4 (80%) 1 (20%) 895 $39,100 $58,700
Greensboro College 1449 5 (.1%) 3.2% 2 (40%) 3 (60%)
Biola University 413 5 (.1%) .5% 1 (20%) 4 (80%) 327 $43,000 $80,400
University of Wyoming 633 4 (.1%) .2% 1 (25%) 3 (75%) 344 $48,500 $79,400
California Jazz Conservatory 4 (.1%) 100% 0 4 (100%)
Jacksonville University 1188 4 (.1%) .5% 4 (100%) 0 568 $49,100 $71,800
Union College 888 4 (.1%) 2.7% 1 (25%) 3 (75%)
Gettysburg College 153 4 (.1%) .6% 3 (75%) 1 (25%) 114 $46,400 $92,700
University of South Dakota 653 4 (.1%) .3% 4 (100%) 0 512 $40,800 $73,400
Viterbo University 825 4 (.1%) .9% 3 (75%) 1 (25%) 810 $39,200 $63,100
Capital University 536 4 (.1%) .7% 3 (75%) 1 (25%) 657 $42,100 $69,200
University of Tulsa 216 4 (.1%) .6%