With an overall population of 31,730 and a student population of 4,353, approximately 4,024 of Jamestown students attend one of Jamestown's schools that offer music programs.
Jamestown Community College is the largest music school in Jamestown, based on student population. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Jamestown Community College with credentials in music.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in music in Jamestown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,900 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Jamestown music schools was an average of $18,540 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for music related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,850 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,050.
After graduating with your credentials in music, if you decide to work as a musician in Jamestown, your job prospects are not very good. There were 4,230 musicians working in New York and 140 working in the greater Jamestown area in 2010. The number of musicians in Jamestown is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a musician in Jamestown is $40,900 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for musicians.