Annual Operating Budgets of Symphony Orchestras in North America
  1. Los Angeles Philharmonic $120M (2017)
  2. Boston Symphony Orchestra $84M (2013)
  3. San Francisco Symphony $78M (2017)
  4. New York Philharmonic $75M (2016)
  5. Chicago Symphony Orchestra $73M (2016)
  6. Cleveland Orchestra $53M (2014)
  7. Philadelphia Orchestra $50M (2014)
  8. Cincinnati Symphony $47M (2015)
  9. Atlanta Symphony $38M (2014)
  10. National Symphony $36M (2015)
  11. Houston Symphony $34M (2017)
  12. Minnesota Orchestra $33M (2018)
  13. Dallas Symphony $32M (2013)
  14. Pittsburgh Symphony $31M (2018)
  15. St Louis Symphony $30M (2018)
  16. Baltimore Symphony $28M (2016)
  17. Seattle Symphony $28M (2015)
  18. Detroit Symphony $27M (2014)
  19. Indianapolis Symphony $28M (2018)
  20. San Diego Symphony $20M (2011)
  21. Metropolitan Opera Orchestra $19M (Orchestra Facts, 2003)
  22. Kansas City Symphony $19M (2018)
  23. Pacific Symphony $18M (2013)
  24. Utah Symphony & Opera $18M (2018)
  25. Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra $17M (2016)
  26. Toronto Symphony $14M
  27. Oregon Symphony $14M (2010)
  28. Vancouver Symphony $13M (2011)
  29. New Jersey Symphony Orchestra $13M (2018)
  30. Colorado Symphony $12M (2010)
  31. North Carolina Symphony $11M (2012)
  32. Orchestre symphonique de Montréal $11M
  33. Florida Orchestra $10M (2015)
  34. Fort Worth Symphony $10M (Orchestra Facts, 2003)
  35. St Paul Chamber Orchestra $10M (Orchestra Facts, 2003)
  36. Nashville Symphony $9.9M (Orchestra Facts, 2003)
  37. Buffalo Philharmonic $9.1M (2010)
  38. Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra $9M (2012)
  39. Edmonton Symphony $9M (2012)
  40. Phoenix Symphony $8.5M (2012)
  41. Grand Rapids Symphony $8.5M (2009)
  42. Charlotte Symphony $8.5M (2011)
  43. Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra $8.4M (2015)
  44. Rochester Philharmonic $8.1M
  45. Honolulu Symphony $8M (Honolulu Advertiser 2008)
  46. Columbus Symphony $8M (2018)
  47. Chicago Lyric Opera Orchestra $8.0M (Orchestra Facts, 2003)
  48. Jacksonville Symphony $8M (2012)
  49. New York City Ballet Orchestra $7.8M (Orchestra Facts, 2003)
  50. San Antonio Symphony $7.6M (2017)
  51. New World Symphony $7.5M
  52. Alabama Symphony Orchestra $6.8M (2012)
  53. Virginia Symphony $6.5M (2007)
  54. Toledo Symphony $6M (2010)
  55. Grant Park Symphony $5.9M (2016)
  56. Louisville Orchestra $5.5M (2014)
  57. New Mexico Symphony Orchestra $5M (2009)
  58. New York City Opera Orchestra $4.9M (Orchestra Facts, 2003)
  59. Hartford Symphony $4.8M (2018)
  60. Tucson Symphony $4.5M (Arizona Daily Star 11/2007)
  61. Richmond Symphony $4.75M (2009)
  62. Dayton Philharmonic $4M
  63. Fort Wayne Philharmonic $4M (FortWayne.com, 2005)
  64. Madison Symphony $3.9M (2007)
  65. Austin Symphony $3.7M (2013)
  66. Arkansas Symphony $3.4M (2018)
  67. Pasadena Symphony $3.2M (2011)
  68. Hawaii Symphony $3.2M (2014)
  69. Kalamazoo Symphony $3.0M (2016)
  70. Portland (Maine) Symphony Orchestra $2.8M (PSO website, 2004)
  71. Savannah Symphony $2.4M
  72. Albany Symphony Orchestra $2.7M (2018)
  73. Elgin Symphony Orchestra $2.2M (2018)
  74. Delaware Symphony Orchestra $2M
  75. South Dakota Symphony $2M (2011)

American Symphony Orchestra League
International Conference of Symphony and Opera Musicians (ICSOM)
Form 990


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