Budget for an Independent Artist

Goals

To provide a year's budget for an independent artist for costs associated with their career.

Early Findings

Items that an Independent Musician can Include in their Budget

1. Living expenses

  • It is important for one to ensure that they put aside money for accommodation every month.

2. Music

3. Transportation

4. Recurring Bills

5. Food

  • An independent musician needs to decide how much they will be spending on food every month, especially if they are on the road.


  • It is also important to create an emergency fund for unforeseeable circumstances.

Proposed next steps:

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As the second our of research identified some items that an independent musician can include in their budget, we are proposing additional research that provides a breakdown of how much an independent artist should budget, for one year, for all costs associated with their career.
We can also conduct research that provides a thorough analysis of 5-7 budgeting tips for independent musicians.