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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 $73,230, New York is the highest paying state for choreographers. It is followed by California (average annual salary $71,680). 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 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 New York
$73,230
$33,750 120
2 California
$71,680
$25,240 690
3 Wisconsin
$63,090
$51,570 110
4 Virginia
$58,560
$35,860 360
5 Texas
$57,480
$20,790 450
6 Florida
$54,580
$29,130 110
7 Oklahoma
$54,360
$23,730 0
8 Utah
$53,900
$28,620 50
9 New Jersey
$51,550
$41,840 240
10 Ohio
$44,100
$33,040 60
11 Illinois
$44,080
$26,960 120
12 Kentucky
$42,090
$22,280 0
13 Idaho
$39,770
$22,950 0
14 South Carolina
$38,580
$17,590 60
15 Arizona
$37,930
$23,790 0
16 Minnesota
$37,260
$24,280 280
17 Indiana
$36,670
$18,530 100
18 Michigan
$35,900
$20,540 170
19 Wyoming
$34,800
$21,550 190
20 Louisiana
$31,630
$17,440 260
21 Mississippi
$30,920
$17,970 50
22 South Dakota
$30,510
$19,030 150
23 Pennsylvania
$30,290
$23,660 100
24 Kansas
$25,330
$17,550 170
25 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.