Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Actor make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$53,284 / yrTotal Pay
$39,131 / yrBase Pay
$14,154 / yrAdditional Pay

$53,284

 / yr
$24K$128K
Most Likely Range
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The estimated total pay for a Actor is $53,284 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $39,131 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $14,154 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Actor?

Some related job titles are Model Salaries with median pay of $73,226, Theater Salaries with median pay of $46,163.

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Dollar Tree
3.0

Dollar Tree

Actor

$36,398

 /yr
Range: $34K - $41K

$34K

$41K

$33,705 - $40,878 Range

AlliedBarton
2.9

$41,436

 /yr
Range: $39K - $45K

$39K

$45K

$38,906 - $45,453 Range

Lyft
4.0

Lyft

Actor

$49,093

 /yr
Range: $45K - $55K

$45K

$55K

$44,890 - $54,648 Range

KinderCare Learning Centers
3.1

$34K

$40K

$34,003 - $39,786 Range

Chipotle
3.4

$40,733

 /yr
Range: $40K - $47K

$40K

$47K

$39,558 - $47,061 Range

La Petite Academy
2.8

$29K

$35K

$28,745 - $34,629 Range

Securitas
3.2

$37,439

 /yr
Range: $35K - $41K

$35K

$41K

$35,392 - $40,992 Range

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SAG-AFTRA
4.1

$52,597

 /yr
Range: $17 - $534K

$17

$534K

$17 - $534,305 Range

Waste Management
3.6

$49,104

 /yr
Range: $46K - $200K

$46K

$200K

$45,689 - $200,218 Range

Lowe's Home Improvement
3.4

$42K

$51K

$41,853 - $50,906 Range

Giant Eagle
3.5

$42,447

 /yr
Range: $41K - $43K

$41K

$43K

$41,276 - $43,164 Range

Chuck E. Cheese
3.7

Chuck E. Cheese

Actor - Hourly

$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

SAG-AFTRA
4.1

SAG-AFTRA

Actor - Hourly Contractor

$20

 /hr
Range: $13 - $986

$13

$986

$13 - $986 Range

Marriott International
4.1

$39K

$46K

$39,249 - $46,467 Range

Sears
3.3

Sears

Actor

$42,267

 /yr
Range: $40K - $46K

$40K

$46K

$40,204 - $46,215 Range

Ryder System
3.7

$45,045

 /yr
Range: $44K - $45K

$44K

$45K

$43,548 - $45,309 Range

National Theatre for Children
3.7

National Theatre for Children

Actor - Monthly Contractor

$1,818

 /mo
Range: $964 - $2K

$964

$2K

$964 - $2,012 Range

Self Opportunity
4.3

$36,820

 /yr
Range: $13K - $108K

$13K

$108K

$12,559 - $108,158 Range

Merlin Entertainments
3.6

Merlin Entertainments

Actor - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $16 - $17

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

MOD Pizza
3.8

$41,756

 /yr
Range: $41K - $43K

$41K

$43K

$40,935 - $43,491 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Actor in United States of America

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$1,600

/moAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Actor with 1 to 3 years of experience

$10

/hrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Surveillance Role Player with 1 to 3 years of experience

$35,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Actor/Performer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Background Actor with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$40

/hrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Actress with more than 15 years of experience

$20,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Actor with 10 to 14 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Actor salaries

The national average salary for an Actor is $35,529 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Actor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 13 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Actor employees.

The highest salary for an Actor in United States is $91,527 per year.

The lowest salary for an Actor in United States is $13,791 per year.

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