Working as a Concert Manager

There is more than meets the eye when it comes to being a concert manager. For example, did you know that they make an average of $32.58 an hour? That's $67,763 a year!

What Does a Concert Manager Do

When it comes to the most important skills required to be a concert manager, we found that a lot of resumes listed 53.7% of concert managers included music department, while 33.3% of resumes included press releases, and 7.4% of resumes included sound booth. Hard skills like these are helpful to have when it comes to performing essential job responsibilities.

How To Become a Concert Manager

If you're interested in becoming a concert manager, one of the first things to consider is how much education you need. We've determined that 61.5% of concert managers have a bachelor's degree. In terms of higher education levels, we found that 19.2% of concert managers have master's degrees. Even though most concert managers have a college degree, it's possible to become one with only a high school degree or GED.

Choosing the right major is always an important step when researching how to become a concert manager. When we researched the most common majors for a concert manager, we found that they most commonly earn bachelor's degree degrees or master's degree degrees. Other degrees that we often see on concert manager resumes include doctoral degree degrees or high school diploma degrees.

You may find that experience in other jobs will help you become a concert manager. In fact, many concert manager jobs require experience in a role such as internship. Meanwhile, many concert managers also have previous career experience in roles such as production assistant or administrative assistant.

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Concert Manager Demographics

Gender

Female

57.3 %

Male

41.5 %

Unknown

1.2 %
Ethnicity

White

65.9 %

Hispanic or Latino

12.8 %

Black or African American

11.4 %
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

31.8 %

French

22.7 %

Italian

13.6 %
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Concert Manager Education

Schools

Wheaton College (Illinois)

6.9 %

New York University

6.9 %

Mount Holyoke College

6.9 %

Jacksonville University

6.9 %
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Majors

Music

37.0 %

Business

9.3 %

Psychology

7.4 %

Sociology

5.6 %
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Degrees

Bachelors

61.5 %

Masters

19.2 %

Doctorate

7.7 %

High School Diploma

5.8 %
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Top Concert Manager Employers

1. Wheaton College
4.1
Avg. Salary: 
$40,782
Concert Managers Hired: 
1+
2. Saint Thomas Academy
3.3
Avg. Salary: 
$44,193
Concert Managers Hired: 
1+
3. University of Miami
4.6
Avg. Salary: 
$47,667
Concert Managers Hired: 
1+
4. UMass Amherst
4.8
Avg. Salary: 
$39,347
Concert Managers Hired: 
1+
5. URI
3.9
Avg. Salary: 
$43,628
Concert Managers Hired: 
1+
6. The San Diego Union-Tribune
3.9
Avg. Salary: 
$40,110
Concert Managers Hired: 
1+

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Updated October 2, 2020