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Highest Paying States for Choreographers

The highest paying states 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 states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $71,260, Washington is the highest paying state for choreographers. It is followed by Vermont (average annual salary $64,630). 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 state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Choreographers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Washington
$71,260
$29,930 70
2 Vermont
$64,630
$22,650 70
3 Wisconsin
$64,500
$53,090 110
4 North Dakota
$63,350
$29,600 0
5 Texas
$62,460
$21,930 650
6 Oklahoma
$60,020
$24,670 0
7 Virginia
$59,750
$40,870 420
8 Connecticut
$58,240
$33,020 200
9 Florida
$56,760
$28,600 110
10 New York
$56,390
$36,030 60
11 Maryland
$56,380
$43,240 0
12 Utah
$53,900
$28,620 50
13 California
$53,470
$23,990 490
14 New Jersey
$51,550
$41,840 240
15 Oregon
$50,530
$23,790 70
16 District of Columbia
$49,140
$41,820 0
17 Colorado
$46,500
$18,150 30
18 Rhode Island
$45,160
$40,330 30
19 Iowa
$45,020
$19,300 0
20 Missouri
$44,860
$31,700 0
21 Georgia
$43,910
$21,170 90
22 North Carolina
$43,900
$16,910 50
23 Ohio
$42,400
$31,670 80
24 Kentucky
$42,090
$22,280 0
25 Idaho
$39,770
$22,950 0
26 Michigan
$39,620
$21,680 170
27 South Carolina
$38,580
$17,590 60
28 Nebraska
$38,530
$18,860 0
29 Arizona
$37,930
$23,790 0
30 Tennessee
$37,800
$17,920 70
31 Minnesota
$37,710
$20,670 530
32 Indiana
$36,670
$18,530 100
33 Pennsylvania
$36,010
$22,840 200
34 Massachusetts
$35,510
$20,820 40
35 Wyoming
$35,490
$22,030 180
36 Illinois
$35,160
$18,610 110
37 South Dakota
$33,400
$20,510 140
38 Louisiana
$32,730
$17,600 260
39 Mississippi
$30,920
$17,970 50
40 Arkansas
$30,530
$16,470 0
41 Kansas
$25,550
$18,190 170
42 Alabama
$18,130
$16,180 130

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of choreographers in those states is not available at this time.

See also: Highest paying industries for choreographers, Top Paying Jobs in America.