Global remuneration

We do our best to ensure our artists are given a very competitive salary, a safe work environment and support for their health and well-being. On top of that, we offer our artists the following benefits:

On all our shows:

  • Seniority lump sum
  • Four complimentary tickets per year to any resident or touring Cirque du Soleil show
  • Ten reduced-price tickets to Cirque du Soleil touring shows
  • Discounts on Cirque du Soleil merchandise
  • Access to last minute complimentary tickets for some shows, in some territories


On our Big Top touring shows:

  • Market allowance is provided
  • An average of two weeks of vacation per year during down periods
  • Return transportation home at least once a year during down periods
  • Ten statutory holidays
  • Lodging and transportation between cities
  • Lodging is provided in the form of a private room at a hotel.
  • Medical, dental, disability and life insurance coverage
  • Bank of sick days
  • Kitchen with choice of meals five to six days a week depending on the show schedule


On our arena touring shows:

  • Market allowance is provided
  • An average of two weeks of vacation per year during down periods
  • Return transportation home at least once a year during down periods
  • Ten statutory holidays
  • Lodging and transportation between cities
  • Lodging is provided in the form of a private room at a hotel.
  • Medical, dental, disability and life insurance coverage
  • Bank of sick days
  • Catering services five to six days a week


On our resident shows:

  • Typically, three extended dark periods of nine days or more
  • Medical, dental, disability and life insurance coverage
  • Bank of sick days
  • Access to the hotel cafeteria if available