What Does a Zumba Instructor Do?

The duties of a Zumba instructor are that of a fitness and dance teacher. Zumba instructors teach technique, the history of Zumba, and the culture behind it. They are responsible for guiding the four primary Latin rhythms, choosing the music for the class, and providing workouts fit for the skill level of their students.

How Much Does a Zumba Instructor Make?

The average fitness instructor’s annual salary ranges between $20,000 -$80,000, and averages around $45,000 per year according to Ziprecruiter. Zumba instructors will have an hourly wage of about $22. The following Zumba instructor salaries have been reported:

  • LA Fitness Zumba Instructor salaries – 1 salary reported $22/hr
  • Gold’s Gym Zumba Instructor salaries – 1 salary reported $22/hr
  • Gold’s Gym Zumba Instructor salaries – 1 salary reported $17/hr

Resources to help in starting or expanding your Zumba Instructor career: