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Play parts in stage, television, radio, video, or film productions, or other settings for entertainment, information, or instruction. Interpret serious or comic role by speech, gesture, and body movement to entertain or inform audience. May dance and sing.

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Play parts in stage, television, radio, video, or film productions, or other settings for entertainment, information, or instruction. Interpret serious or comic role by speech, gesture, and body movement to entertain or inform audience. May dance and sing.

Environment

Actors work in various settings, including production studios, theaters, theme parks, or on location. Work assignments are usually short, ranging from 1 day to a few months.

Actors

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Salary Breakdown

Actors

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ENTRY LEVEL

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MID LEVEL

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EXPERT LEVEL

$29.71

AVERAGE HOURLY

$13.97

ENTRY LEVEL

$20.74

MID LEVEL

$61.05

EXPERT LEVEL

Current Available & Projected Jobs

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Current Available Jobs

590

Projected job openings through 2030

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Rio Salado College (MCCCD)
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Scottsdale Community College (MCCCD)
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South Mountain Community College (MCCCD)
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Mesa Community College (MCCCD)
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Phoenix College (MCCCD)
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Paradise Valley Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Chandler-Gilbert Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Glendale Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

GateWay Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Phoenix College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Paradise Valley Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Rio Salado College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Scottsdale Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

South Mountain Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Mesa Community College (MCCCD)
 Associate's Degree    In Person

Mesa Community College (MCCCD)
 Credential    In Person

Phoenix College (MCCCD)
 Credential    In Person

Scottsdale Community College (MCCCD)
 Credential    In Person

Mesa Community College (MCCCD)
 Credential    In Person

Mesa Community College (MCCCD)
 Credential    In Person

Mesa Community College (MCCCD)
 Credential    In Person

Paradise Valley Community College (MCCCD)
 Credential    In Person

Phoenix College (MCCCD)
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Top Expected Tasks

Actors

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Actors

K

KNOWLEDGE

Fine Arts

K

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

K

KNOWLEDGE

Communications and Media

K

KNOWLEDGE

Sociology and Anthropology

K

KNOWLEDGE

Psychology

S

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

S

SKILL

Speaking

S

SKILL

Active Listening

S

SKILL

Social Perceptiveness

S

SKILL

Critical Thinking

A

ABILITY

Oral Expression

A

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

A

ABILITY

Memorization

A

ABILITY

Speech Clarity

A

ABILITY

Written Comprehension

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