Other Artists and Related Worker Salary in Sector of Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

The salary statistics of other artists and related workers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare other artists and related worker salaries in different industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector.

Average Annual Salary of Other Artists and Related Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,580
25th Percentile Wage
$29,740
50th Percentile Wage
$40,290
75th Percentile Wage
$51,690
90th Percentile Wage
$80,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other artists and related workers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other artists and related workers is $80,120. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,290. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other artists and related workers is $23,580.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other artists and related workers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201640,290-5.29%42.69%
201542,4208.09%-
201438,99048.45%-
201320,100-14.88%-
201223,090--

Compare Other Artists and Related Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Sector

The average salaries of other artists and related workers in five industries in the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for other artists and related worker occupations is the promoters of performing arts, sports, and similar events industry with an annual salary $52,380. The lowest paying industry is the other amusement and recreation industries industry (annual salary $18,520). For detailed other artists and related worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events
$52,380
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
$42,020
Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers
$41,680
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
$40,510
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries
$18,520

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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