Arts Manager Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$85,000
$45,000
Min 10%
$85,000
Median 50%
$160,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
City of Reno
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does an arts manager make?
Arts Managers in the US make on average $85,761 annually or $41.23 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 116,000. The top 10 percent earn over $161,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $45,000 annually. Technology companies and Government companies have the most job opportunities for Arts Managers. Some of the states with the best Arts Manager salaries are Alaska, New York, Washington, New Hampshire, and Oregon. The typical employment in the position spans 3.5 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Manager
$102,660

Average Arts Manager Salary By Location

Arts Managers in the United States of America make on average $85,761 a year or $41.23 per hour. New York, NY reports the highest Arts Manager salaries at $114,800 per year. The average entry-level salary in New York, NY is $59,000. Some of the states with the best Arts Manager salaries are Alaska, New York, Washington, New Hampshire, Oregon, Rhode Island, and Maine. South Carolina, North Carolina, Arkansas, Alabama, and Tennessee are at the bottom for competitive pay.
City
Average Salary
$103,505
$104k

Map of Arts Manager Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Arts Managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Arts Manager Salary By Company

Arts Manager jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Most Arts Manager jobs are in Technology companies and Technology companies. City of Reno and Microsoft are the best paying companies for Arts Managers. In addition, companies like Apple and Activision Blizzard report highly competitive salaries for Arts Managers.

Average Arts Manager Pay By Industry

The type of industry that an Arts Manager works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Retail companies, Hospitality companies, and Media companies tend to have the highest salaries for Arts Managers. Retail companies pay Arts Managers an average salary of $97,738, Hospitality companies pay $88,949, and Media companys come in at $75,152. At $67,881, the average salary for Arts Managers in the Technology industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Retail
Retail
$97,738
$98k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$88,949
$89k
Media
Media
$75,152
$75k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$71,130
$71k
Technology
Technology
$67,881
$68k

Arts Manager Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Arts Manager Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Arts Manager
11/24/2019
$42,053
Arts Manager
09/20/2019
$63,546
Arts Manager
07/10/2019
$129,600
Arts Manager
05/28/2019
$67,000
12/12/2018
$157,500
Dental Art Manager
09/20/2018
$46,966
ZI Inc.
3D Art Manager
03/19/2018
$52,175
ZI Inc.
3D Art Manager
02/13/2018
$52,175
Media Arts Manager
07/26/2017
$65,000
Outsourcing Art Manager
05/01/2017
$110,000
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