How much does a Dance Teacher make in the United States? The average Dance Teacher salary in the United States is $42,003 as of June 28, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $36,667 and $48,489. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $36,667 10% $31,810 90% $54,395 75% $48,489 $42,003 50%(Median)
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Chris Collins Dance Studio - Alexandria, VA

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Dance Kraze - Prince George , VA
Due to the continued growth of Dance Kraze we are looking to hire dance instructors for our 2021-2022 dance season. We are looking for someone with experience teaching ages 2-9 in all styles. Please ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
City of Harrisonburg, VA - Harrisonburg , VA
The ideal candidate will have prior experience teaching dance styles of ballet, tap, jazz, and modern to individuals who may have varying experience levels. The Dance Instructor will: * Plan ...
JobCase - 22 days ago
Rhythm In Motion Dance Company - Stafford , VA
Teaching will be across children and adults of many ages and levels in weekly classes from Monday ... We are located along 610, and will be providing 3 studios totaling nearly 3,000 sqft of dance space ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
Perfect Pointe Music & Dance Studios - Springfield , VA
Successful Candidates should be fun and high energy teachers with good classroom control, and have prior experience teaching a variety of dance styles to young children. Additionally, the ideal ...
ZipRecruiter - 24 days ago
Gym America - Gymnastics & Dance Center - Herndon , VA
Gym America is currently hiring part-time gymnastics coaches and Dance Instructors. Previous gymnasts are encouraged to apply. We are willing to train the right individual who has a background in ...
ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
Prince William Dance Academy - Nokesville , VA
We are seeking to hire a passionate and inspiring instructor to teach our Fine Arts Club program, an integrative approach to learning that includes dance, yoga, fitness, music, art and drama for ...
ZipRecruiter - 11 days ago

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