Arts and Entertainment

Lights, camera, action! The dictionary definition of entertainment is the action of providing or being provided with amusement or enjoyment. There are a ton of possibilities of job opportunities in this category. The salary is generally high varying on the job. Any job could be in the entertainment industry from film directing, to acting, to cooking!

In the entertainment section of the occupational world you have to be creative and think outside of the box. People that have already succeeded in entertainment have all had original ideas and have a firm hand. To be a part of the fun you have to be able to put yourself out there and not be afraid what others think.

Quick Facts: Arts and Entertainment

  • Employment of entertainment occupation is projected to grow 6 percent from 2014 to 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations.
  • Employment of art occupation is projected to grow 2 percent from 2014 to 2024, slower than the average for all occupations.
  • The median annual wage for entertainment occupation was $39,700 in May 2014.
  • The median annual wage for art occupation was $43,100 in May 2014.

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