Actors

Actors express ideas and portray characters in theater, film, television, and other performing arts media. They interpret a writer?s script to entertain or inform an audience.

Some college, no degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Actors

Currently employed

43,470

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

12%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

5,000 to 9,999

Estimated over the next 10 years

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Free data set and calculator

Want to know more about how much Actors make? We breakdown salary, employement numbers, etc. by state and city. Also includes a free paycheck calculator so you can play with the numbers.