The occupation code you requested, 27-2042.02 (Musicians, Instrumental), is no longer in use. In the future, please use 27-2042.00 (Musicians and Singers) instead.
Play one or more musical instruments or sing. May perform on stage, for broadcasting, or for sound or video recording.
Sample of reported job titles:
Choir Member, Chorister, Gospel Singer, Musician, Opera Singer, Orchestra Musician, Percussionist, Singer, Violinist, Vocalist
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2022 wage data
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