Training Requirements for Musical Instrument Repairers And Tuners

Musical instrument repairers and tuners need a high school diploma or equivalent and apprenticeship.

Degrees for Musical instrument repairers and tuners
Percent
Less than High School 4.1
High School 21.4
Some College 28.5
Associates Degree 21.4
Bachelors Degree 19.0
Masters Degree 4.3
Doctorate or Professional Degree 1.3

Employment Outlook for Musical Instrument Repairers And Tuners

This represents about 8,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 0 more musical instrument repairers and tuners but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 1,000 more.

Typical Income for Musical Instrument Repairers And Tuners

Hourly Income

On average,musical instrument repairers and tuners make $18.12 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Musical instrument repairers and tuners $9.89 $12.66 $16.83 $22.00 $28.53
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations $11.63 $15.37 $20.89 $28.24 $36.11
Other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations $11.36 $14.82 $19.68 $26.61 $33.88
Precision instrument and equipment repairers $13.12 $16.74 $22.70 $29.54 $37.19
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, musical instrument repairers and tuners make $37,690 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Musical instrument repairers and tuners $20,570 $26,340 $35,010 $45,750 $59,350
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations $24,180 $31,970 $43,440 $58,740 $75,110
Other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations $23,630 $30,820 $40,930 $55,350 $70,480
Precision instrument and equipment repairers $27,280 $34,820 $47,220 $61,440 $77,350
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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