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27-2042.00 - Musicians and Singers

Play one or more musical instruments or sing. May perform on stage, for on-air broadcasting, or for sound or video recording.

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27-2042.01    Singers
27-2042.02    Musicians, Instrumental
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Wages & Employment Trends

Median wages (2014) $24.16 hourly
State wages Local Salary Info
 
Employment (2014) 173,000 employees
Projected growth (2014-2024) Slower than average (2% to 4%) Slower than average (2% to 4%)
Projected job openings (2014-2024) 56,300
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Top industries (2014)
Other Services (Except Public Administration) (45% employed in this sector)

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2014 wage data external site and 2014-2024 employment projections external site. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2014-2024). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.

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Sources of Additional Information

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  • Musicians and singers external site. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor. Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition.

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