Music Production in Washington State

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Schools Offering Music Production Programs in Washington State


Each year, approximately 0.0% of Washington State graduates receive degrees in music production. Thus, Washington State's 4 music production schools put out approximately 81 music producers each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Washington State with a music production program is The Art Institute of Seattle, which is located in Seattle. In 2010, it was ranked 75th nationwide. In 2010, 37 students graduated from The Art Institute of Seattle's music production program. The Art Institute of Seattle charged in-state students $17,560 in tuition fees per year.

Yakima Valley Community College, which is located in Yakima, is the second-ranked school in Washington State that has a music production program. It received a ranking of 83rd in the country in 2010. 1 students graduated with degree in music production from Yakima Valley Community College in 2010. Yakima Valley Community College charged in-state students $3,442 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Washington State that has a music production program is Bates Technical College. Bates Technical College, which was ranked 84th in the country in 2010, is located in Tacoma. In 2010, Bates Technical College graduated 3 students from its music production programs. Bates Technical College charged in-state students $5,111 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Washington State's music production schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $7,181 per year, though tuition can range from $17,560 per year to $2,610 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Washington State music production schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. The Art Institute of Seattle - located in Seattle, students are charged $17,560 per year
  2. Bates Technical College - located in Tacoma, students are charged $5,111 per year
  3. Yakima Valley Community College - located in Yakima, students are charged $3,442 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Washington State music production schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Spokane Falls Community College - located in Spokane, students are charged $2,610 per year
  2. Yakima Valley Community College - located in Yakima, students are charged $3,442 per year
  3. Bates Technical College - located in Tacoma, students are charged $5,111 per year

A music production degree from a Washington State school... what next?

A large number of Washington State music production graduates become music producers. 110 music producers were working in Washington State in 2010. The Washington State counties with the largest populations of music producers are:

  1. King County - 60 music producers

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 820 music producers will be working in Washington State state. This would require the number of music producers to grow by 3%.

Salary

A music producer in Washington State earns $67,790 per year on average. In 2010, however, some Washington State music producers earned as little as less than $33,600 per year or as much as more than $144,360 per year. On average a music producer earns the most in the following Washington State counties:

  1. King County - $80,880 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Washington State statistics regarding a career in music production. Take a look and compare salaries with various 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 Washington State
  • Certificate in Music Production in Washington State

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,477 miles from location Spokane Falls Community College Spokane WA 12.1295 n/a 9,555
7,702 miles from location Bates Technical College Tacoma WA 15.6162 n/a 5,458
7,638 miles from location Yakima Valley Community College Yakima WA 16.932 n/a 4,724
7,687 miles from location The Art Institute of Seattle Seattle WA 25.2395 97% 2,282
 

Curious what studying Music Production gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Producers and Directors + 1,260 $65,110 32.6%
2
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians + 670 $42,690 9.8%
3
Sound Engineering Technicians + 300 $49,690 150.0%
4
Music Directors and Composers + 110 $67,790 83.3%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are music production related jobs in Washington State