Dancers and Choreographers Salary in Sector of Accommodation and Food Services

The salary statistics of dancers and choreographers in the industry sector of accommodation and food services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare dancers and choreographers salaries in different industries within the accommodation and food services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Dancers and Choreographers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,180
25th Percentile Wage
$18,750
50th Percentile Wage
$20,130
75th Percentile Wage
$31,530
90th Percentile Wage
$44,320

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dancers and choreographers in the industry sector of accommodation and food services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) dancers and choreographers is $44,320. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $20,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid dancers and choreographers is $17,180.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of dancers and choreographers in the industry sector of accommodation and food services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$20,130
3.87% -31.69%
2016
$19,350
1.03% -
2015
$19,150
-27.62% -
2014
$24,440
-9.29% -
2013
$26,710
0.75% -
2012
$26,510
- -

Compare Dancers and Choreographers Salary in Different Industries within the Accommodation and Food Services Sector

The average salaries of dancers and choreographers in six industries in the accommodation and food services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for dancers and choreographers occupations is the accommodation industry with an annual salary $36,240. The lowest paying industry is the food services and drinking places industry (annual salary $20,110). For detailed dancers and choreographers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Accommodation
$36,240
Traveler Accommodation
$36,240
Full-Service Restaurants
$32,470
Restaurants and Other Eating Places
$30,030
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)
$20,110
Food Services and Drinking Places
$20,110

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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