The average pay for a Stunt Performer is $70,147 a year and $34 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States.
The average salary range for a Stunt Performer is between $50,810 and $86,206.
On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Stunt Performer.
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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Performs stunts, such as overturning speeding automobile or falling from runaway horse, and participates in fight-action scenes for motion picture, television, or stage production: reads script and confers with director, motion picture and director of photography to ascertain positions of cameras and other performers.
Examines terrain and inspects equipment, such as harness, rigging bars, or nets to avoid injury.
Coordinates body movement and facial expression to simulate giving and receiving violent blows.
Rehearses stunt routines alone or with other stunt performer.
May design, build, or repair own safety equipment.
Stunt Performer Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States
Job family: Actors
Job family population: 43,470
Estimated population of Stunt Performer jobs: 2,565