Ballet Dancer Salary in the United States

How much does a Ballet Dancer make in the United States? The average Ballet Dancer salary in the United States is $31,541 as of May 31, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $25,992 and $38,510. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Ballet Dancer?

A ballet dancer (Italian: ballerina [balleˈriːna] fem., ballerino [balleˈriːno] masc.) is a person who practices the art of classical ballet. Both females and males can practice ballet; however, dancers have a strict hierarchy and strict gender roles. They rely on years of extensive training and proper technique to become a part of professional companies. Ballet dancers are at a high risk of injury due to the demanding technique of ballet....

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Ballet Dancer in United States. The base salary for Ballet Dancer ranges from $25,992 to $38,510 with the average base salary of $31,541. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $25,992 to $39,644 with the average total cash compensation of $31,916.

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Job Openings for Ballet Dancer
The Academy of Dance Arts - Downers Grove - Chicago , IL
As students progress they have world-class comprehensive Ballet and Contemporary Programs to set their foundational technical skills for proper development and education for all the Dance Arts. Many ...
ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
Movement on Main Center for Dance - Zanesville , OH
Applicants should have a strong background in dance. A variety of ages, skill level, and class styles are available. In addition to teaching weekly classes, instructors will prepare and teach age and ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
The Academy of Dance Arts - Downers Grove - Chicago , IL
As students progress they have world-class comprehensive Ballet and Contemporary Programs to set their foundational technical skills for proper development and education for all the Dance Arts. Many ...
ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
BrightPath Early Learning and Child Care - Etobicoke , ON
Our objective as dance educators is to share a love of dance and performing with our students. ... Ballet Instructor- RAD qualifications would be an asset * Jazz/Tap Instructor- ADAPT qualified ...
Jobillico - 1 day ago
Charity Advertising and Marketing Partners - Garland , TX
... ballet, dancer, NCAA, Division I, Division II, Division III, professional sports, professional athlete, Dallas Cowboys, New Orleans Saints, Dallas Mavericks, Dallas Stars, Texas Rangers, former ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Spartan Dance & Fit Center - East Lansing , MI
Proven experience as a dance instructor with a background in ballet is preferred. Responsibilities: Ability to teach from beginner to advanced level. Ability to communicate with a diverse group of ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago