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
$16,970
25th Percentile Wage
$18,240
50th Percentile Wage
$19,350
75th Percentile Wage
$21,810
90th Percentile Wage
$35,920

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 $35,920. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $19,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid dancers and choreographers is $16,970.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of dancers and choreographers in the industry sector of accommodation and food services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201619,3501.03%-37.00%
201519,150-27.62%-
201424,440-9.29%-
201326,7100.75%-
201226,510--

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 drinking places (alcoholic beverages) industry (annual salary $19,180). 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
$20,810
Food Services and Drinking Places
$19,330
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)
$19,180

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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