Music Agents and Scouts

An agent is a salesperson who sells artistic talent. Music agents act as the representatives for musical performers such as musicians, singers, orchestras, bands, and other musical groups, promoting their talent and managing legal contractual business. Music scouts search for musical talent at clubs, concert halls, and other music venues.


Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) None
Salary Range $25,000 to $75,000
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Education and Training
  • Bachelor's Degree
Related School Subjects
  • Business
  • Music
  • Speech
Skills
  • Business Management
  • Interpersonal
  • Performance
  • Music
  • and Acting
Personality Traits
  • Enterprising
  • Organized
  • Outgoing
Licensure/Certification Required

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