Occupational Employment Statistics

Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2010

27-2099 Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other

All entertainers and performers, sports and related workers not listed separately.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
23,510 10.3 % $18.60 (4) 2.8 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $8.69 $10.35 $14.34 $22.03 $33.27
(4)

Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Motion Picture and Video Industries 11,610 3.27 $18.83 (4)
Amusement Parks and Arcades 2,100 1.31 $13.93 (4)
Traveler Accommodation 1,440 0.09 $25.49 (4)
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 1,260 0.05 $18.18 (4)
Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers 750 1.65 $21.48 (4)

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Motion Picture and Video Industries 11,610 3.27 $18.83 (4)
Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers 750 1.65 $21.48 (4)
Amusement Parks and Arcades 2,100 1.31 $13.93 (4)
Agents and Managers for Artists, Athletes, Entertainers, and Other Public Figures 60 0.34 $17.68 (4)
Spectator Sports 290 0.22 $17.09 (4)

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services (8) (8) $31.20 (4)
Traveler Accommodation 1,440 0.09 $25.49 (4)
Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events 170 0.18 $24.07 (4)
Radio and Television Broadcasting 80 0.04 $23.77 (4)
Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers 750 1.65 $21.48 (4)


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 12,710 0.91 4.91 $18.38 (4)
Florida 3,760 0.53 2.86 $13.88 (4)
New Jersey 1,410 0.38 2.03 $28.04 (4)
New York 680 0.08 0.44 $18.75 (4)
Nevada 620 0.56 3.02 $27.55 (4)




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 12,710 0.91 4.91 $18.38 (4)
Nevada 620 0.56 3.02 $27.55 (4)
Florida 3,760 0.53 2.86 $13.88 (4)
New Jersey 1,410 0.38 2.03 $28.04 (4)
Hawaii 150 0.26 1.43 $17.28 (4)