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Highest Paying Cities for Choreographers

The top 38 highest paying cities for choreographers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of choreographers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $96,010, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for choreographers. It is followed by San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California (average annual salary $84,770). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of choreographers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 38 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Choreographers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$96,010
50
2 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$84,770
330
3 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$82,560
270
4 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$72,770
130
5 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$67,160
320
6 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$64,100
370
7 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$56,820
150
8 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$55,240
n/a
9 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$54,270
40
10 Jackson, Mississippi
$51,760
30
11 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$47,300
50
12 Kansas City, Missouri
$47,120
130
13 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$46,060
40
14 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$45,390
60
15 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$44,070
n/a
16 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$42,380
n/a
17 Salt Lake City, Utah
$42,030
30
18 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$41,970
110
19 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$41,120
100
20 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$40,920
270
21 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$38,660
n/a
22 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$38,050
n/a
23 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$37,560
200
24 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$36,730
n/a
25 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$35,660
270
26 Sioux Falls, South Dakota
$34,540
50
27 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$33,450
n/a
28 Casper, Wyoming
$30,640
40
29 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$28,230
n/a
30 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$28,110
n/a
31 Fort Wayne, Indiana
$27,770
80
32 Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota
$26,870
60
33 Modesto, California
$26,440
90
34 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$24,510
n/a
35 Canton-Massillon, Ohio
$21,410
40
36 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$19,290
n/a
37 Lafayette, Louisiana
$18,610
80
38 Wichita, Kansas
$17,900
n/a
See also: Highest paying industries for choreographers.