What Does A Singer/Entertainer Do?
A singer may perform live for audiences and/or record their music for sale on CDs or on the Internet.
How Do I Become A Singer/Entertainer?
There are no set requirements for working in this career field, so PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE! Earning a four-year university bachelor’s in a music or voice-related field may help a person to improve their skills and find employment (especially in the Opera or classical music settings).
What is the Average Salary For A Singer/Entertainer?
$23.00/hour – Finding full time employment in this career is very difficult!
What Courses Should I Take To Become A Singer/Entertainer?
- Performing Arts
- Public Speaking
- Learn to play the piano!
What Is The Work Environment For A Singer/Entertainer?
Singers are likely to perform in theaters, clubs, or stadiums (if they are really good!) Some may also spend time in studios recording their music. Finding full-time work in this career will be very difficult! The average salary of a singer is $23/hour.
What Is The Future Outlook For A Singer/Entertainer?
Because of the large number of people who want to enter this field and the relatively small number of openings, there will continue to be a lot of competition for these positions.
- Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook
- Explore Careers, Labour Market Information, Government of Canada