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.

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Explore Music Career Opportunities

Please take a moment to interact with the Labour Market Information (LMI) card to explore the different job opportunities available.

The Labour Market Information will give you an insight into the skills you will need for future employment and details such as:

Job Figures and 
Expected Industry Growth

Average Salaries and
Progression Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Explore the jobs you can apply for, once you complete different course levels.

Audio Visual Technician


Live Sound Technician

Music Promotions Manager

Radio Broadcast Assistant


Studio Sound Engineer

Live Sound Engineer

Radio Broadcast Assistant


Music Producer

Music Teacher

Music Therapist



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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