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

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

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,910
25th Percentile Wage
$25,720
50th Percentile Wage
$40,410
75th Percentile Wage
$61,960
90th Percentile Wage
$82,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for entertainers and performers, sports and related workers in the industry sector of retail 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 $82,100. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid entertainers and performers, sports and related workers is $20,910.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of entertainers and performers, sports and related workers in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201640,4104.80%11.38%
201538,470-7.07%-
201441,1903.08%-
201339,92010.30%-
201235,810--

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

The average salaries of entertainers and performers, sports and related workers in seven industries in the retail 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 electronic shopping and mail-order houses industry with an annual salary $59,820. The lowest paying industry is the department stores industry (annual salary $30,910). 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
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$59,820
Nonstore Retailers
$59,740
General Merchandise Stores
$37,920
Sporting Goods Stores
$31,580
Sporting Goods, Hobby, and Musical Instrument Stores
$31,500
Sporting Goods, Hobby, Musical Instrument, and Book Stores
$31,330
Department Stores
$30,910

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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