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Highest Paying Cities for Choreographers

The top 67 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 $96,560, 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 $96,330). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of choreographers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 67 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Choreographers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$96,560
50
2 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$96,330
330
3 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$83,920
n/a
4 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$81,230
n/a
5 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$72,770
130
6 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$70,760
30
7 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$64,610
270
8 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$64,500
110
9 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$64,100
370
10 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$62,210
50
11 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$59,610
400
12 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$59,560
370
13 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$59,360
100
14 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$57,700
90
15 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$56,820
150
16 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$56,450
80
17 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$54,270
40
18 Southern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$53,910
40
19 New Haven, Connecticut
$53,720
n/a
20 Richmond, Virginia
$52,220
n/a
21 Jackson, Mississippi
$51,760
30
22 Columbus, Ohio
$48,480
n/a
23 Kansas City, Missouri
$48,090
130
24 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$47,300
50
25 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$47,230
n/a
26 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$46,770
80
27 Columbia, South Carolina
$45,090
n/a
28 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$44,070
n/a
29 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$42,380
n/a
30 Salt Lake City, Utah
$42,030
30
31 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$41,120
100
32 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$39,760
70
33 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$39,750
110
34 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$39,080
200
35 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$39,080
70
36 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$38,660
n/a
37 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$38,050
n/a
38 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$37,980
460
39 Erie, Pennsylvania
$37,720
n/a
40 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$36,890
40
41 Sioux Falls, South Dakota
$36,870
50
42 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$36,730
n/a
43 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$36,520
n/a
44 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$35,660
270
45 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$33,450
n/a
46 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$31,830
140
47 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$31,070
100
48 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$30,780
70
49 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$29,930
270
50 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$29,910
n/a
51 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$29,520
30
52 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$28,550
n/a
53 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$28,230
n/a
54 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$28,110
n/a
55 Casper, Wyoming
$27,810
40
56 Lafayette, Louisiana
$27,800
80
57 Fort Wayne, Indiana
$27,770
80
58 Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota
$27,760
60
59 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$27,610
n/a
60 Modesto, California
$26,440
90
61 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$24,510
n/a
62 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$24,160
n/a
63 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$22,300
n/a
64 Canton-Massillon, Ohio
$21,410
40
65 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$19,290
n/a
66 Urban Honolulu, USA
$18,190
n/a
67 Wichita, Kansas
$17,900
n/a
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