Dance Teacher Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$52,000
$34,000
Min 10%
$52,000
Median 50%
$78,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Frostburg State University
Highest Paying City
Harrison, NY
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a dance teacher make?
The national average salary for a Dance Teacher in the U.S. is $52,293 annually or $25.14 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $79,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $34,000 per year. Finance companies and Health Care companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The top 5 states when it comes to Dance Teacher salaries are New York, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. The typical tenure for a Dance Teacher is 2.9 years.
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Average Dance Teacher Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Dance Teacher in the USA is $52,293 annually or $25.14 hourly. Dance Teachers make the most in Harrison, NY at about $54,792 per year. Even an entry-level Dance Teacher makes $31,000 per year in Harrison, NY. The top 5 states with the highest reported Dance Teacher salaries are New York, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. Alabama, Wyoming, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Dance Teacher Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Dance Teachers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Dance Teacher Salary By Company

Dance Teacher jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Dance Teachers are Finance companies and Health Care companies. Dance Teachers at Frostburg State University and Universal Health Services report the highest salaries. Companies like Atlanta Public Schools and Carroll County Public Schools also pay high salaries to their Dance Teachers.

Average Dance Teacher Pay By Industry

Dance Teacher salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Non Profits companies, Health Care companies, and Education companies pay higher-than-average wages for Dance Teachers. Non Profits companies pay Dance Teachers an average salary of $53,739, Health Care companies pay $52,073, and Education companys come in at $52,053. The types of companies that pay Dance Teachers the least are in the Hospitality industry, where the average annual salary is $51,128.
Industry
Average Salary
Non Profits
Non Profits
$53,739
$54k
Health Care
Health Care
$52,073
$52k
Education
Education
$52,053
$52k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$51,128
$51k

Dance Teacher Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Dance Teacher Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
HS Pe/Dance Teacher (Effective School Year)
04/24/2020
$40,200
Lake Elsinore Unified School District
Dance Teacher
01/29/2020
$46,756
Larchmont Charter School
Dance Teacher
11/19/2019
$52,175
Ballet Petite
Dance Teacher
10/31/2019
$73,045
Ballet Petite
Dance Teacher
09/30/2019
$73,045
09/21/2019
$56,300
Moreno Valley Unified School District
Dance Teacher
09/19/2019
$54,738
Belmont University
Dance Teacher
08/14/2019
$22,957
Atascadero Unified
Dance Teacher
07/22/2019
$24,024
Research Foundation Cuny
Dance Teacher
06/21/2019
$41,740
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