Boston has a general population of 589,141 and an overall student population of 123,971. Approximately 4,145 of Boston's students are enrolled in schools that offer music production programs.
Boston's largest music production school is Berklee College of Music. In 2010, Berklee College of Music graduated approximately 108 students from its music production program.
A reported 108 students graduated with credentials in music production in Boston in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $30,150 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $470 for music production related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $15,080 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $33,939.
If you decide to work as a music producer in Boston, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,010 music producers in Massachusetts. Of these music producers, 1,610 were working in the greater Boston area. The government projects that the number of music producers in Boston will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for music producers.
As a music producer in Boston, you can expect to make an average salary of $38,690 per year. This is higher than the average salary for music producers in the state.
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