Music Directors Composers Skills

Below are the skills needed to be music directors composers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Skill NameImportanceCompetence
Reading Comprehension3.623.5
Writing3.623.75
Active Listening3.53.62
Critical Thinking3.53.25
Coordination3.383.38

Music Directors Composers Abilities

Below are the abilities needed to be music directors composers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Ability NameImportanceCompetence
Hearing Sensitivity4.135
Originality3.884
Near Vision3.753.63
Fluency of Ideas3.53.5
Speech Recognition3.52.88

Music Directors Composers Knowledge

Below are the knowledge areas needed to be music directors composers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Knowledge AreaImportanceCompetence
Fine Arts4.545.97
Computers and Electronics4.225.38
Customer and Personal Service3.964.52
English Language3.433.62
Communications and Media3.414.38

Music Directors Composers Work activities

Below are the work activities involved in being music directors composers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work ActivityImportanceCompetence
Thinking Creatively4.886.41
Interacting With Computers4.633.88
Getting Information4.334.99
Communicating with Persons Outside Organization4.075.45
Establishing and Maintaining Interpersonal Relationships3.994.73

Music Directors Composers Work styles

Below are the work styles involved in being music directors composers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work StyleImportance
Dependability4.82
Innovation4.8
Attention to Detail4.68
Achievement/Effort4.53
Persistence4.5

Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
Music Directors Composers

Listed below are the 10 largest metro areas based on the total number of people employed in Music Directors Composers jobs , as of 2018

   
Metro AreaTotal EmploymentAnnual Mean Salary
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim420 $62,300
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward270 $77,780
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington230 $60,060
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn200 $50,240
Rochester200 $50,250
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach170 N/A
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls170 $35,340
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin170 $45,280
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land170 $53,980
Urban Honolulu120 $49,980

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Total employment and salary for professions similar to music directors composers

Source : 2018 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

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