Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Dance Instructor is $23.77
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Dance Instructors?
An entry-level Dance Instructor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.52 based on 10 salaries. An early career Dance Instructor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.13 based on 131 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Dance Instructors Do?
Dance instructors are teachers who help others learn essential elements and various styles of dance. Some work with groups of children and teens to help them acquire the balance and skills needed for higher-level ballet and modern dance disciplines, while others specialize in teaching older students, in groups or individually, in proper techniques for ballroom, jazz, Latin, and other popular dance styles. Dance instructors are typically hired by dedicated dance studios, large fitness centers, …Read more
- 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.