Piano Teacher Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$53,000
$36,000
$53,000
$78,000
Piano Teachers in the United States make an average salary of $53,280 per year or $25.62 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $36,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $78,000. As most things go, location can be critical. New Hampshire, Connecticut, California, Delaware, and Alaska provide the highest Piano Teacher salaries.
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Map of Piano Teacher Salaries

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

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Average Piano Teacher Salary By Location

While a Piano Teacher can average a salary of $53,280 per year, or $25.62 per hour, there are many opportunities for Piano Teachers to make more. For example, in Mountain View, CA you might make $68,148 per year. Other high-paying locations include Westport, CT, Cambridge, MA and Yonkers, NY. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Mountain View, CA where the average starting salary is $35,000. The highest paying states for Piano Teachers include New Hampshire, Connecticut and California. Meanwhile, Tennessee, South Carolina, and Arkansas offer the lowest salaries.

Average Piano Teacher Salary By Company

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Average Piano Teacher Pay By Industry

The salary for a Piano Teacher can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for Piano Teachers tend to be found in Non Profits, Retail, and Manufacturing companies. In fact, Piano Teachers can make a yearly salary of $59,817 while working for Non Profits companies.
Industry
Average Salary
Non Profits
Non Profits
$59,817
$60k
Retail
Retail
$57,040
$57k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$52,537
$53k
Professional
Professional
$51,714
$52k

Piano Teacher Salary History

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Recently Added Piano Teacher Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Virtuoso Music School
Virtuoso Music School
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
12/31/2019
12/31/2019
$62,610
$62,610
12/31/2019
4/4 School of Music
4/4 School of Music
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
12/31/2019
12/31/2019
$58,436
$58,436
12/31/2019
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
12/18/2019
12/18/2019
$52,175
$52,175
12/18/2019
4/4 School of Music
4/4 School of Music
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
11/30/2019
11/30/2019
$58,436
$58,436
11/30/2019
Opus 1 Music Studio
Opus 1 Music Studio
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
11/30/2019
11/30/2019
$42,000
$42,000
11/30/2019
4/4 School of Music
4/4 School of Music
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
10/31/2019
10/31/2019
$58,436
$58,436
10/31/2019
Opus 1 Music Studio
Opus 1 Music Studio
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
10/31/2019
10/31/2019
$42,000
$42,000
10/31/2019
4/4 School of Music
4/4 School of Music
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
09/30/2019
09/30/2019
$58,436
$58,436
09/30/2019
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
09/04/2019
09/04/2019
$52,175
$52,175
09/04/2019
Willow Glen Music School Inc.
Willow Glen Music School Inc.
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
Piano Teacher
06/18/2019
06/18/2019
$104,350
$104,350
06/18/2019