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Other Teacher and Instructor Salary in Sector of Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

The salary statistics of other teachers and instructors in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare other teacher and instructor salaries in different industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector.

Average Annual Salary of Other Teachers and Instructors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,480
25th Percentile Wage
$24,120
50th Percentile Wage
$35,730
75th Percentile Wage
$54,290
90th Percentile Wage
$79,590

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other teachers and instructors in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other teachers and instructors is $79,590. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $35,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other teachers and instructors is $19,480.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other teachers and instructors in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$35,730
2.38% 9.07%
2016
$34,880
2.24% -
2015
$34,100
-0.65% -
2014
$34,320
7.28% -
2013
$31,820
-2.11% -
2012
$32,490
- -

Compare Other Teacher and Instructor Salary in Different Industries within the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Sector

The average salaries of other teachers and instructors in 13 industries in the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for other teacher and instructor occupations is the independent artists, writers, and performers industry with an annual salary $48,310. The lowest paying industry is the fitness and recreational sports centers industry (annual salary $29,220). For detailed other teacher and instructor salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers
$48,310
Performing Arts Companies
$45,840
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
$45,170
Theater Companies and Dinner Theaters
$44,820
Spectator Sports
$43,740
Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events
$41,000
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$34,250
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$34,250
Amusement Parks and Arcades
$33,120
Gambling Industries
$32,330
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
$30,930
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries
$30,830
Fitness and Recreational Sports Centers
$29,220

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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