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Actors

Play parts in TV, radio, or stage productions.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Below the statewide median
$16.71 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Average
Growth rate:  0.9%    Read more about outlook

Education:

High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Audition for roles.
  • Collaborate with others to prepare or perform artistic productions.
  • Entertain public with comedic or dramatic performances.
  • Perform music for the public.
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Job Title Examples:

Actress
Comedian
Understudy

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