Other Music Professionals includes jobs like Music Copyist, Music Researcher, and Musicologist.

    There are several occupations in this group, which may have varying study pathways.

    Tasks

    • Studies and compares repertoires, instruments and musical scores.
    • Researches the origins of music and its instruments.
    • Gathers information in relation to music and creates written reports.

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    All Music Professionals

    • $1,662 Weekly Pay
    • Stable Future Growth
    • Average unemployment Unemployment

    Other Music Professionals

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    • Very high skill Skill level rating
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    • Unavailable Average age
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    The number of people working as Other Music Professionals (in their main job) stayed about the same over 5 years:
    from 60 in 2011 to less than 50 in 2016.

    • Size: This is a very small occupation.
    • Location: Many Other Music Professionals work in New South Wales and Victoria.
    • Industries: Most work in Arts and Recreation Services; Education and Training; and Retail Trade.
    • Full-time: Around half work full-time (50%, less than the average of 66%), showing there are many opportunities to work part-time.
    • Hours: Full-time workers spend around 43 hours per week at work (compared to the average of 44 hours).
    • Age: The average age is 34 years (compared to the average of 40 years).
    • Gender: 35% of workers are female (compared to the average of 48%).

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    • VIC

    • QLD

    • SA

    • TAS

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    • ACT

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    There are several occupations in this group, which may have varying study pathways.

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    Employers look for Music Professionals who have strong interpersonal skills, can communicate well with diverse audiences and work independently.

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    Knowledge

    These are important topics, subjects or knowledge areas.

    1. Fine Arts

      85% Skill level

      Compose, produce, and perform works of music, dance, visual arts, drama, and sculpture.

    2. Computers and Electronics

      77% Skill level

      Circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.

    3. Customer and Personal Service

      65% Skill level

      Understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

    4. Communications and Media

      63% Skill level

      Media production, communication, and dissemination. Includes written, spoken, and visual media.

    5. Sales and Marketing

      55% Skill level

      Showing, promoting, and selling including marketing strategy, product demonstration, sales techniques, and sales control systems.

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    The skills and importance ratings on this page are derived from the US Department of Labor O*NET Database Version 21.2, 27-2041.04 - Music Composers and Arrangers.

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    Demands

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    1. Structured versus Unstructured Work

      97% Important

      How much freedom do you have to decide on tasks, priorities, and goals?

    2. Electronic Mail

      95% Important

      How often do you use electronic mail?

    3. Spend Time Sitting

      94% Important

      How much time do you spend sitting?

    4. Freedom to Make Decisions

      94% Important

      How much freedom do you have to make decision on your own?

    5. Level of Competition

      90% Important

      To what extent does this job require the worker to compete or to be aware of competitive pressures?

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    O*NET is a trademark of the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.
    The skills and importance ratings on this page are derived from the US Department of Labor O*NET Database Version 21.2, 27-2041.04 - Music Composers and Arrangers.

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