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Drama Teacher Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$47,503 (USD)

Average Salary

$23/hr

Average Hourly

$808

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Drama Teacher is $47,503 a year and $23 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Drama Teacher is between $35,471 and $57,507. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Teaches acting principles and techniques to individuals or groups: conducts readings to evaluate student's talent.
  • Adapts course of study and training methods to meet student's need and ability.
  • Teaches enunciation, diction, voice development, and dialects, using voice exercises, speech drills, explanation, lectures, and improvisation.
  • Discusses and demonstrates vocal and body expression to teach acting styles, character development, and personality projection.
  • Produces and directs plays for school and public performances.
  • Auditions students to select cast and assign parts.
  • Rehearses and drills students to ensure they master parts.
  • Assigns nonperforming students to backstage production tasks, such as constructing, painting, moving scenery, operating stage light, and sound equipment.
  • May direct activities of students involved in constructing, painting, and lighting scenery.
  • May teach elements of stagecraft, stage makeup, costume craft, play writing, or play direction.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$55,069
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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Skills

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Drama Teacher Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

K-12 Teacher, Open to All Professional Backgrounds and Experience Levels
Oct 30
Bridgeport, United States
Teach For America
Who We Are Teach For America (TFA) is a leadership development organization focused on the systemic challenges facing children growing up in poverty. While potential is equally distributed across ...
K-12 Teacher, Open to All Professional Backgrounds and Experience Levels
Oct 30
Hartford, United States
Teach For America
Who We Are Teach For America (TFA) is a leadership development organization focused on the systemic challenges facing children growing up in poverty. While potential is equally distributed across ...
K-12 Teacher, Open to All Career Backgrounds and Experience Levels
Jan 10
Hartford, CT, USA
Teach for America
Who We Are Teach For America (TFA) is a leadership development organization focused on the systemic challenges facing children growing up in poverty. While potential is equally distributed across ...
K-12 Teacher, Open to All Career Backgrounds and Experience Levels
Dec 30
New Haven, CT, USA
Teach for America
Who We Are Teach For America (TFA) is a leadership development organization focused on the systemic challenges facing children growing up in poverty. While potential is equally distributed across ...
K-12 Teacher, Open to All Career Backgrounds and Experience Levels
Dec 27
Bridgeport, CT, USA
Teach for America
Who We Are Teach For America (TFA) is a leadership development organization focused on the systemic challenges facing children growing up in poverty. While potential is equally distributed across ...
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