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Actor Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$104,873 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Actor is $104,873 a year and $50 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for an Actor is between $74,469 and $129,841. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Actor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Portrays role in dramatic production to interpret character or present characterization to audience.
  • Utilizes fundamental theatrical concepts and techniques.
  • Rehearses part to learn lines and cues as directed.
  • Interprets serious or comic role by speech, gesture, and body movement.
  • Entertains or inform audience for stage, motion picture, television, radio, or other media production.
Actor Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Actors

Job family population: 43,470

Estimated population of Actor jobs: 1,669

Rate of error: 6.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Actor Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Dietary Aide
Jun 3
Englewood, NJ, USA
The Actors Fund
Award winning Actors Fund Homes, recently named one of the best Nursing Homes by US News and World Report , in Englewood, NJ, seeks a Dietary Aide to provide prompt and courteous food service to ...
Certified Nurse Aide /11-7 Shift
Jun 11
Englewood, NJ, USA
The Actors Fund
Pay and benefits are provided as per the union agreement Company Description The Actors Fund is a national human services organization that fosters stability and resiliency, and provides a safety net ...
Data Analytics Director (Relocation to Rapid City)
Jun 18
New York, United States
Black Hills Energy
You should value interacting and communicating with Enterprise clients and acting as a thought leader within the Data and Analytics industry. You should have significant experience managing ...
Marketing Data Analyst
Jun 17
White Plains, NY, USA
Agile Partnering
You excel at communicating complex analytical problems and solutions in easy to understand ways, and have extensive experience acting as a liaison between marketing department stakeholders and ...
May 21
Roseland, United States
AGM Tech Solutions, LLC
Acting as a subject-matter expert in the Contact Center Domain for IVR and Call Routing. Providing in-depth technical knowledge and troubleshooting skills for IVR applications and Contact Center ...
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