California Musicians and Singers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Musicians And Singers in California

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Fast Facts for Musicians And Singers in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: San Francisco, Santa Cruz and Santa Ana
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Riverside, Stockton and San Jose
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Santa Ana, San Francisco and Oakland

Salaries for Musicians And Singers in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Oakland, Oxnard and Riverside

Schools for Musicians And Singers in California are listed below.

Selected Musician And Singing Schools in California

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  • Programs: Audio Production (AS), Audio Production (BS)
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor

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  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

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  • Programs: Associate of Science, Recording Arts, Associate of Science, Music Production, Bachelor of Science, Entertainment Business
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor

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More California Musician And Singing Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Biola University La Mirada Doctorate & First Professional 5,830
California Institute of the Arts Valencia Masters 1,324
Chapman University Orange Doctorate 6,022
Mills College Oakland Doctorate 1,446
Pepperdine University Malibu Doctorate & First Professional 7,582
Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego Masters 3,480
San Francisco Conservatory of Music San Francisco Masters 406
Stanford University Stanford Doctorate & First Professional 19,782
University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara Doctorate 21,410
University of Southern California Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 33,408
University of the Pacific Stockton Doctorate 6,235

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Musicians And Singers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for California. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Musicians And Singers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Musicians And Singers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Fresno 50 $0 0.51
Oxnard 50 $0 0.57
Thousand Oaks 50 $0 0.57
Ventura 50 $0 0.57
Riverside 120 $0 0.34
San Bernardino 120 $0 0.34
Ontario 120 $0 0.34
Sacramento 210 $0 0.88
Roseville 210 $0 0.88
Arden 210 $0 0.88
Arcade 210 $0 0.88
San Diego 320 $0 0.88
Carlsbad 320 $0 0.88
Los Angeles 3600 $0 2.38
Long Beach 3600 $0 2.38
Anaheim 3600 $0 2.38
Santa Cruz 40 $0 1.65
Watsonville 40 $0 1.65
Santa Maria 110 $0 2.3
Santa Barbara 110 $0 2.3
San Francisco 1300 $0 2.21
Oakland 1300 $0 2.21
Hayward 1300 $0 2.21
Stockton 110 $0 1.88
Lodi 110 $0 1.88
San Jose 250 $0 0.9
Sunnyvale 250 $0 0.9
Santa Clara 250 $0 0.9
Visalia 0 $0 0
Porterville 0 $0 0
San Luis Obispo 30 $0 1.14
Paso Robles 30 $0 1.14
Arroyo Grande 30 $0 1.14
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