Music Production in Massachusetts

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Schools Offering Music Production Programs in Massachusetts


Around 0.1% of Massachusetts's graduates graduate from music production degree programs every year. Thus, Massachusetts' 2 music production schools put out approximately 231 music producers each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Massachusetts that has a music production program is The New England Institute of Art. The New England Institute of Art, which was ranked 73rd in the country in 2010, is located in Brookline. In 2010, 123 students graduated from The New England Institute of Art's music production program. Tuition at The New England Institute of Art was $18,902 per year.

The second-ranked school in Massachusetts that has a music production program is Berklee College of Music. Berklee College of Music, which was ranked 74th in the country in 2010, is located in Boston. In 2010, Berklee College of Music graduated 108 students from its music production program. Students at Berklee College of Music paid $32,520 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Tuition at Massachusetts' music production schools ranges from $32,520 per year to $18,902 per year. But, the average tuition is $25,711 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Massachusetts music production schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Berklee College of Music - located in Boston, students are charged $32,520 per year
  2. The New England Institute of Art - located in Brookline, students are charged $18,902 per year

The following Massachusetts music production schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. The New England Institute of Art - located in Brookline, students are charged $18,902 per year
  2. Berklee College of Music - located in Boston, students are charged $32,520 per year

A music production degree from a Massachusetts school... what next?

A large number of Massachusetts music production graduates become music producers. If you decide to work as a music producer in Massachusetts, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 420 Massachusetts music producers as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Massachusetts music producers:

  1. Bristol County - 250 music producers
  2. Hartford County - 50 music producers

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of music producers in Massachusetts will grow by 4%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 520 music producers working in Massachusetts.

Salary

On average, music producers earn $52,610 per year. However, this number is only an average. music producers in Massachusetts had varying salaries from $18,700 to $83,750 per year in 2010. The following counties in Massachusetts have the highest average salaries for music producers:

  1. Bristol County - $52,410 per year
  2. Hartford County - $41,950 per year

The following counties in Massachusetts have the lowest average salaries for music producers:

  1. Hartford County - $41,950 per year
  2. Bristol County - $52,410 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Massachusetts statistics regarding a career in music production and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as video production or music.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Music Production in Massachusetts
  • Bachelor's Degree in Music Production in Massachusetts

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,266 miles from location Berklee College of Music Boston MA 26.0838 57% 4,145
5,267 miles from location The New England Institute of Art Brookline MA 26.5632 96% 1,615
 

Curious what studying Music Production gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Massachusetts

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Producers and Directors + n/a $70,970
2
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians + 2,320 $43,740 146.8%
3
Sound Engineering Technicians + 430 $56,150
4
Music Directors and Composers + 420 $52,610 500.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are music production related jobs in Massachusetts