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Teacher Theater Arts Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$46,627 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$793

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Teacher Theater Arts is $46,627 a year and $22 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Teacher Theater Arts is between $34,817 and $56,447. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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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.
Teacher Theater Arts Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Self-Enrichment Education Teachers

Job family population: 238,710

Estimated population of Teacher Theater Arts jobs: 14,533

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$54,053
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Teacher Theater Arts Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Mar 5
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The Location Hospital is a 427-bed, fully accredited teaching hospital serving the community and ... City now has a growing arts community with a professional equity theater, an Arts Council and top ...
Physician / Illinois / Locum or Permanent / Anesthesiologist Job
Mar 2
Berwyn, Illinois, USA
Continuum Physician Recruiting
The Location Hospital is a 427-bed, fully accredited teaching hospital serving the community and ... City now has a growing arts community with a professional equity theater, an Arts Council and top ...
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