$34,888
Avg. Salary
$25.10
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$976

Bonus

$750

Profit Sharing

$1,100

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Yoga Instructor is $25.10 per hour.

The average pay for a Yoga Instructor is $34,888 per year.

$14.47
10%
$25.10
50%
$49.86
90%
MEDIAN $25.10
$17k
10%
$35k
50%
$65k
90%
MEDIAN $34,888
$16,800 - $65,000
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$35K
$65K
MEDIAN: $34,888
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$14.47 - $49.86
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$0$102K
Salary $16,800 - $65,000
Bonus $29.09 - $4,122
Profit Sharing $750
Commission $1,100
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,362 - $102,381
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 74
Hourly Data $0$58
Hourly Rate $14.47 - $49.86
Hourly Tips $0.81 - $9.93
Overtime $30.34
Annual Data $0$102K
Bonus $29.09 - $4,122
Commission $1,100
Profit Sharing $750
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,362 - $102,381
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 364

Job Description for Yoga Instructor

Yoga instructors teach individuals how to correctly perform yoga techniques and movements in a class and/or one-on-one setting. They may work for a variety of employers, such as yoga studios, gyms and fitness centers. They must provide their class with instructions on poses and conduct demonstrations as needed, as well as provide individual guidance to students related to their poses and technique. The yoga instructor must ensure that the class environment is positive and encouraging for new and experienced students, as well as ensure that the class is safe and all participants follow safety rules.

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Yoga Instructor Tasks
  • Ensure a safe class environment, informing participants of safety rules and monitoring participants throughout the class.
  • Help participants tailor the class workout to their individual abilities and needs.
  • Conduct classes and private sessions which teach participants how to correctly perform Pilates or yoga movements and techniques.

Yoga Instructor Pay By Employer

$0$48K

YMCA
10 profiles
$30,725

Yoga Instructor Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Yoga Instructor

Pay by Experience for a Yoga Instructor has a positive trend. An entry-level Yoga Instructor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 179 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Yoga Instructor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 72 salaries. An experienced Yoga Instructor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 41 salaries. A Yoga Instructor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 12 salaries.

Yoga Instructor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Yoga Instructor?

Yoga Instructor in Los Angeles:
"Rip."
Pros: Not much
Cons: Traffic and attitudes

Yoga Instructor in Sacramento:
"Just moved back."
Pros: Close to family
Cons: Nothing

Key Stats for Yoga Instructor

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Yoga Instructor Salaries

Late-Career
▲33%

Experienced
▲20%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 88%