Average Salary For Dancers In South Africa

A dancer is a person who dances or whose profession is dancing.


Dancer Salary In South Africa

R239,321 (ZAR)/yr.

How much do choreographers earn in South Africa?

R345,944 (ZAR)/yr.

What jobs can a dancer get?


Lighting Designer/Set Designer.

Stage Management/Production Crew.

Company Managing/Administration.

General Arts Administration.

Dance Writer.

Physical Therapist.

Yoga/Pilates/Somatic Teacher.

How can I become a dancer?

Receive extensive training.

Consider getting a bachelor’s degree.

Gain experience.

Learn about union jobs.

Find a talent agent.

Build your resume.

Attend auditions.

Remain healthy.

How do you become a professional dancer in South Africa?

Required Qualification/s

A degree in Dance or the Performing Arts is highly recommended if you want to become a Professional Dancer.

There are also many dance schools all across the country that will host examinations for professional dancers.