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Use movements to express ideas and stories in performances.

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Above the statewide median
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$25.70 / hour    Read more about wages


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Growth rate:  30%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Practice athletic or artistic skills.
  • Audition for roles.
  • Entertain public with comedic or dramatic performances.
  • Perform dances.
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Job Title Examples:

Performing Artist
Soloist Dancer

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