Average Dance Instructor Hourly Pay

Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)

The average hourly pay for a Dance Instructor is $24.39

Hourly Rate
$12 - $41
$21 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $5k
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$25k - $86k
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What Do Dance Instructors Do?

Dance Instructor Tasks
  • Lead dance classes, teaching students about dance steps.
  • Perform dances and network to increase student enrollment.
  • Provide basic instruction on dance etiquette and interactions.
  • Answer questions and provide information about the history of a dance or where to dance.
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How do Dance Instructors Rate Their Jobs?

4.1 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 37 responses, the job of Dance Instructor has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.06 out of 5. On average, Dance Instructors are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Dance Instructors

What is the highest pay for Dance Instructors?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Dance Instructor is $41.41 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Dance Instructors?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Dance Instructor is $12.23 / hour

How can Dance Instructors increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Dance Instructor is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Dance Instructor that oversees more junior Dance Instructors, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.