Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Worker Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of entertainers and performers, sports and related workers in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare entertainers and performers, sports and related worker salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,060
25th Percentile Wage
$36,330
50th Percentile Wage
$49,690
75th Percentile Wage
$79,970
90th Percentile Wage
$115,300

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for entertainers and performers, sports and related workers in the industry sector of wholesale trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) entertainers and performers, sports and related workers is $115,300. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $49,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid entertainers and performers, sports and related workers is $23,060.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of entertainers and performers, sports and related workers in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$49,690
-1.01% -21.92%
2016
$50,190
-51.86% -
2015
$76,220
-7.53% -
2014
$81,960
17.85% -
2013
$67,330
10.03% -
2012
$60,580
- -

Compare Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of entertainers and performers, sports and related workers in seven industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for entertainers and performers, sports and related worker occupations is the merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods industry with an annual salary $87,390. The lowest paying industry is the apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $26,460). For detailed entertainers and performers, sports and related worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$87,390
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$57,790
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$55,650
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$47,560
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$47,560
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$45,160
Apparel, Piece Goods, and Notions Merchant Wholesalers
$26,460

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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