The largest music school in Fairfield, by student population, is Fairfield University. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Fairfield University with credentials in music.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in music from music schools in Fairfield in 2010. If you decide to attend a music school in Fairfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $37,490.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for music related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fairfield-based music schools, you will have an added expense of $11,270 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $40,790.
After graduating with your credentials in music, if you decide to work as a musician in Fairfield, your job prospects are not very good. There were 240 musicians working in Connecticut and 50 working in the greater Fairfield area in 2010. The government projects that the number of musicians in Fairfield will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.
As a musician in Fairfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $63,050 per year. This is the same as the average salary for musicians in the state.