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Arts, Audio/Video Technology & Communications

Actors

Play parts in stage, television, radio, video, motion picture productions, or other settings for entertainment, information, or instruction.

Salary Breakdown

Actors

Average

$15.7

HOURLY

Entry Level

$9.77

HOURLY

Mid Level

$15.23

HOURLY

Expert Level

$20.68

HOURLY


Projected Jobs

Actors

590

Projected job openings through 2028


Sample Career Roadmap

Actors

Degree Recommendations


 Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

 Indiana University South Bend

 Indiana University Northwest

 Purdue University West Lafayette

 Indiana University Northwest

 Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

 Indiana University South Bend

 Indiana University Northwest

 Purdue University West Lafayette

 Indiana University Northwest


Top Expected Tasks

Actors


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Actors

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Fine Arts

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Communications and Media

KNOWLEDGE

Sociology and Anthropology

KNOWLEDGE

Psychology

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Social Perceptiveness

SKILL

Critical Thinking

ABILITY

Oral Expression

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Speech Clarity

ABILITY

Written Comprehension

ABILITY

Memorization


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