U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.
Play parts in stage, television, radio, video, motion picture productions, or other settings for entertainment, information, or instruction. Interpret serious or comic role by speech, gesture, and body movement to entertain or inform audience. May dance and sing.
Illustrative examples: Voice-Over Artist,
Broad Occupation: 27-2010 Actors, Producers, and Directors
Minor Group: 27-2000 Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers
Major Group: 27-0000 Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010