If you were born to perform, you’ll find lots of fantastic job opportunities in Manchester, with a diverse creative scene and recording studios for both the BBC and ITV right at your doorstep. And with an average salary of over £30,000 a year, you’ll enjoy a rewarding career too!

Musicians are in demand in the region, with a 5% increase in jobs predicted in the next few years. There are plenty of career opportunities behind the camera too, with hundreds of new positions open every year.

Top Career Opportunities

Top Job (By Salary) Average Salary
Musicians £33,800
DJ £25,000

Job Figures

There are predicted to be 180 new jobs with an estimated 2 annual openings.

Average Salaries

The current average wage for construction related occupations is £33,800 per year.


If you were born to perform or even if you want to work behind the scenes, you’ll absolutely love the passion, enthusiasm and creative atmosphere that infects everyone in our Music department, here at The Manchester College.

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