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New York Actors: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Actors in New York

Fast Facts for Actors in New York

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and New York
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Buffalo
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and New York

Salaries for Actors in New York

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Buffalo

Schools for Actors in New York are listed below.

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More New York Acting Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
American Academy of Dramatic Arts New York Associate 228
Ithaca College Ithaca Doctorate 6,660
Long Island University-C W Post Campus Brookville Doctorate 8,361
Marymount Manhattan College New York Bachelor 1,895
Pace University-New York New York Doctorate & First Professional 12,912
The Juilliard School New York Doctorate 1,034
The New School New York Doctorate 9,659
Wagner College Staten Island Masters 2,294

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Actors

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for New York. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Actors

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Actors relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary
(2013)
Relative
Popularity

New York

     
Albany 80 $0 0.51
Schenectady 80 $0 0.51
Troy 80 $0 0.51
Buffalo 90 $0 0.45
Cheektowaga 90 $0 0.45
Niagara Falls 90 $0 0.45
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