How much does a Music Publisher make in the United States? The average Music Publisher salary in the United States is $56,277 as of November 29, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $47,749 and $66,252. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $47,749 10% $39,984 90% $75,333 75% $66,252 $56,277 50%(Median)
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Music Publisher

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US Tech Solutions - New York , NY
... track publisher metrics and trends ● Communication with partners with regard to data delivery and data validation, including general documentation ● Develop an understanding on music rights ...
LinkedIn - 1 day ago
The Walt Disney Studios - Topanga , CA
Experience with a major studio, music publisher or record company reviewing, drafting and negotiating music licenses, cue sheets and other music documents for all manner of exploitation is a plus
Disney - 41 days ago
Warner Music Inc - New York , NY
The broad FP group is responsible for providing financial and strategic support for all WMG segments (Corporate, Recorded Music, Music Publishing). The department will partner on a wide array of ...
JobCase - 10 days ago
AGA Legal Staffing - Los Angeles , CA
Screen and direct calls, manage emails, and correspond with talent, record label or music publisher * Book travel arrangements for domestic and international travel * Plan, coordinate and ensure ...
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
TRO Essex Music Group - New York , NY
TRO Essex Music Group is an international music publishing company representing a large catalog of songwriters and artists in every genre in the industry. The Copyright Department is the heart of our ...
ZipRecruiter - 20 days ago
TRO Essex Music Group - New York , NY
Together with its international affiliates, TRO Essex offers a full range of music publishing services throughout the world. Headquartered in New York City and London, TRO-ESSEX manages one of the ...
ZipRecruiter - 20 days ago

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