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How much does a Choreographer make in the United States?

Average Choreographer Hourly Wage in the United States

Choreographers earn a median hourly wage of $23.19. Hourly wages typically start from $10.35 and go up to $45.39.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Choreographer Yearly Salary in the United States

Choreographers earn a median salary of $48,240 per year. Salaries typically start from $21,520 and go up to $94,400.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

12%
Full-Time
88%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

3.0
SCORE
282
RATINGS
Choreographers average a score of 3.0 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Choreographers in the 49th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Choreographer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Choreographer Earnings

The highest earning Choreographers in the United States earn:

$45.39
an hour
$94,400
per year
Senior Choreographer Earnings

Senior Choreographers in the United States earn:

$33.38
an hour
$69,430
per year
Experienced Choreographer Earnings

Experienced Choreographers in the United States earn:

$23.19
an hour
$48,240
per year
Junior Choreographer Earnings

Junior Choreographers in the United States earn:

$15.28
an hour
$31,790
per year
Starting Choreographer Earnings

Starting Choreographers in the United States earn:

$10.35
an hour
$21,520
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Choreographer salary comparison

Choreographers earn more than 54% percent of Arts careers. Choreographer salaries are in the top 60% of all careers in the United States.

Urban Planner Salary $70k
Film and Video Editor Salary $62k
Illustrator Salary $50k
Choreographer Salary $48k
Music Therapist Salary $46k
Costume Designer Salary $36k
Engraver Salary $31k
Model Salary $27k
Motion Picture Projectionist Salary $22k
Source:

Historical salary for Choreographers in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Choreographer salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Choreographer Salary in New York $35.21 $73,230 # 1
Choreographer Salary in California $34.46 $71,680 # 2
Choreographer Salary in New Jersey $24.78 $51,550 # 3
Choreographer Salary in Washington $34.26 $71,260 # 4
Choreographer Salary in Wisconsin $30.33 $63,090 # 5
Choreographer Salary in Texas $27.63 $57,480 # 6
Choreographer Salary in Oklahoma $26.14 $54,360 # 7
Choreographer Salary in Virginia $28.15 $58,560 # 8
Choreographer Salary in Tennessee $26.94 $56,030 # 9
Choreographer Salary in Florida $26.24 $54,580 # 10
Choreographer Salary in Vermont $28.24 $58,740 # 11
Choreographer Salary in Connecticut $24.70 $51,380 # 12
Choreographer Salary in Utah $25.91 $53,900 # 13
Choreographer Salary in Georgia $20.12 $41,840 # 14
Choreographer Salary in Ohio $21.20 $44,100 # 15
Choreographer Salary in District of Columbia $22.18 $46,130 # 16
Choreographer Salary in Illinois $21.19 $44,080 # 17
Choreographer Salary in Iowa $21.64 $45,020 # 18
Choreographer Salary in Oregon $18.00 $37,430 # 19
Choreographer Salary in Minnesota $17.91 $37,260 # 20
Choreographer Salary in Michigan $17.26 $35,900 # 21
Choreographer Salary in Louisiana $15.21 $31,630 # 22
Choreographer Salary in Massachusetts $17.07 $35,510 # 23
Choreographer Salary in South Carolina $18.55 $38,580 # 24
Choreographer Salary in North Carolina $21.11 $43,900 # 25
Choreographer Salary in Wyoming $16.73 $34,800 # 26
Choreographer Salary in Kansas $12.18 $25,330 # 27
Choreographer Salary in Pennsylvania $14.56 $30,290 # 28
Choreographer Salary in South Dakota $14.67 $30,510 # 29
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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