Career Attributes

  • $48,059
  • 6,900
  • 4.2
  • 2.9%
  • High school diploma
  • Drama
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How much does a Choreographer make in the United States?

Average Choreographer Yearly Salary in the United States

Choreographers earn an average yearly salary of $48,060. Salaries typically start from $17,041 and go up to $84,770.

Average Choreographer Hourly Wage in the United States

Choreographers earn an average hourly wage of $23.11. Hourly wages typically start from $8.19 and go up to $40.75.

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

12%
Full-Time
88%
Part-Time

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Choreographer demographics

Salary Satisfaction

3.0
SCORE
461
RATINGS
Choreographers average a score of 3.0 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Choreographers in the 50th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Choreographer satisfaction

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Choreographer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Choreographer Earnings

The highest earning Choreographers in the United States earn:

$40.75
an hour
$84,770.2
per year
Senior Choreographer Earnings

Senior Choreographers in the United States earn:

$28.81
an hour
$59,926.2
per year
Experienced Choreographer Earnings

Experienced Choreographers in the United States earn:

$20.03
an hour
$41,652.7
per year
Junior Choreographer Earnings

Junior Choreographers in the United States earn:

$13.18
an hour
$27,416.4
per year
Starting Choreographer Earnings

Starting Choreographers in the United States earn:

$8.19
an hour
$17,040.7
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Choreographer Salary Comparison

Choreographers earn more than 64% percent of similar careers in the United States.

Talent Director Salary $90k
Talent Agent Salary $66k
Conductor Salary $59k
Singer Salary $51k
Choreographer Salary $48k
Circus Performer Salary $45k
Announcer Salary $44k
Actor Salary $41k
Costume Attendant Salary $37k
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

Choreographer salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Choreographer Salary in California $32.64 $67,888.6 # 1
Choreographer Salary in United States $23.11 $48,059.7 # 2
Choreographer Salary in Florida $20.28 $42,182 # 3
Choreographer Salary in New York $18.94 $39,405.5 # 4

Career Attributes

  • $48,059
  • 6,900
  • 4.2
  • 2.9%
  • High school diploma
  • Drama
More Attributes