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Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for:
Actors

Listed below are metro areas sorted by the total number of people employed in Actors jobs , as of 2015

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

     
Metro Area (Arizona) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Scottsdale 810 $-1,111
Mesa 810 $-1,111
Phoenix 810 $-1,111
Tucson -2222 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (California) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anaheim 13300 $-1,111
Los Angeles 13300 $-1,111
Long Beach 13300 $-1,111
San Diego 520 $-1,111
Carlsbad 520 $-1,111
Sunnyvale 110 $-1,111
Santa Clara 110 $-1,111
San Jose 110 $-1,111
Roseville 90 $-1,111
Sacramento 90 $-1,111
Arden 90 $-1,111
Arcade 90 $-1,111
Ventura 60 $-1,111
Thousand Oaks 60 $-1,111
Oxnard 60 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (Colorado) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Lakewood 230 $-2,222
Aurora 230 $-2,222
Denver 230 $-2,222
Fort Collins 60 $-2,222
     
Metro Area (Florida) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Cape Coral 70 $-2,222
Fort Myers 70 $-2,222
Sarasota 40 $-1,111
Bradenton 40 $-1,111
North Port 40 $-1,111
Kissimmee -2222 $-1,111
Sanford -2222 $-1,111
Orlando -2222 $-1,111
Miami -2222 $-1,111
Fort Lauderdale -2222 $-1,111
West Palm Beach -2222 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (Georgia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Roswell 610 $-1,111
Sandy Springs 610 $-1,111
Atlanta 610 $-1,111
Savannah 540 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (Indiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anderson 190 $-2,222
Carmel 190 $-2,222
Indianapolis 190 $-2,222
     
Metro Area (Louisiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Metairie 1330 $-1,111
New Orleans 1330 $-1,111
Baton Rouge 410 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (Maryland) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Towson 580 $-1,111
Columbia 580 $-1,111
Baltimore 580 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (Michigan) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Dearborn 160 $-2,222
Warren 160 $-2,222
Detroit 160 $-2,222
Portage 80 $-1,111
Kalamazoo 80 $-1,111
Ann Arbor 50 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (Nevada) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Paradise 180 $-1,111
Henderson 180 $-1,111
Las Vegas 180 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (New Mexico) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Albuquerque 780 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (New York) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Albany 90 $-1,111
Troy 90 $-1,111
Schenectady 90 $-1,111
Niagara Falls 80 $-2,222
Buffalo 80 $-2,222
Cheektowaga 80 $-2,222
     
Metro Area (Ohio) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Columbus 140 $-2,222
Elyria -2222 $-2,222
Cleveland -2222 $-2,222
     
Metro Area (Oklahoma) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Oklahoma City 50 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (Pennsylvania) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Pittsburgh 220 $-1,111
Lancaster 190 $-1,111
Carlisle 70 $-2,222
Harrisburg 70 $-2,222
     
Metro Area (Puerto Rico) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Caguas 40 $-1,111
Carolina 40 $-1,111
San Juan 40 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (Texas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Dallas 600 $-2,222
Arlington 600 $-2,222
Fort Worth 600 $-2,222
Sugar Land 320 $-2,222
Houston 320 $-2,222
The Woodlands 320 $-2,222
New Braunfels 200 $-1,111
San Antonio 200 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (Utah) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Salt Lake City 740 $-1,111
Orem 30 $-1,111
Provo 30 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (Washington) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Bellevue 450 $-1,111
Tacoma 450 $-1,111
Seattle 450 $-1,111
     
Metro Area (Wisconsin) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
West Allis 290 $-1,111
Waukesha 290 $-1,111
Milwaukee 290 $-1,111

Career Stories (Job Profiles) for Actors

To find out more about building a career as Actors, we spoke with professionals in the field across a variety of specialties. Learn about their experiences on the job, the steps they took to complete their education, and what it takes to excel in this industry. Click the link to see a story.

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Most Popular Industries for :
Actors

Industries representing at least 1% of total jobs for the occupation.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Industry Jobs Percent Annual Median Salary
Performing Arts And Sports 15,190 39% N/A
Movie And Music 11,300 29% N/A
Professional And Technical Services 5,240 13% N/A
Amusement Gambling And Recreation 3,270 8% N/A
Media And Broadcasting 1,180 3% N/A
Education 1,020 2% N/A
Museums And Historic Attractions 800 2% N/A
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Los Angeles
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  • Graphic Arts (AAS)
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  • Offers several scholarship opportunities for students who qualify.
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  • Media Design, Master of Fine Arts (Online)
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CityTownInfo Career and College Resources

We have some additional detailed pages at the state level for Actors.

Numbers in parentheses are counts of relevant campus-based schools in the state; online schools may also be available.

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