Performer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Performer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $19,885
Arizona $24,066
California $36,962
Colorado $48,194
District of Columbia $44,221
Florida $34,070
Georgia $18,595
Hawaii $47,424
Iowa $32,157
Illinois $53,403
Indiana $26,691
Kentucky $35,755
Louisiana $35,630
Massachusetts $39,499
Maryland $21,819
Maine $68,952
Minnesota $24,565
Missouri $36,670
North Carolina $32,053
New Jersey $19,219
Nevada $81,931
New York $38,459
Ohio $36,587
Oklahoma $17,950
Puerto Rico $18,013
Rhode Island $51,272
South Carolina $43,826
Tennessee $29,910
Texas $30,534

How do performer salaries compare to similar careers?

Performers earn 20% less than similar careers in Minnesota. On average, they make less than talent directors but more than dancers.

Career Median Salary
Talent director salary $66K
Singer salary $56K
Music artist salary $56K
Talent agent salary $44K
Choreographer salary $38K
Performer salary $25K
Actor salary $34K
Costume attendant salary $39K
Dancer salary $23K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)