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Artist and Repertoire Workers

Artist and Repertoire Worker—Career Q&A: Professional Advice and Insight

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In the artist and repertoire (A&R) department of a record company, A&R coordinators, executives, and other workers locate new talent and convince the company to sign them to contracts. A&R workers are also involved in producing their artists' music, promoting them, arranging concert tours, and other details of management.

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree




Little Change or More Slowly than the Average
Personality Traits




Career Ladder
Vice President or President of an A&R Department

Artist and Repertoire Coordinator

Assistant Artist and Repertoire Coordinator

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