How much does a Actors make?

Updated Sep 17, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$47,196 /yr
Average Base Pay

26 salaries

$13K

Low

$47K

Average

$167K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Actors is $47,196 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Actors salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 26 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Actors employees.

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L2
Actor$35,529 /yr
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Actors Guild of Lexington

Actors - Hourly
About 

$13 -$14

 hourly
1 salaries
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$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

Dollar Tree
3.1

Dollar Tree

Actor

$34,874

 /yr
Range: $32K - $39K

$32K

$39K

$32,293 - $39,166 Range

AlliedBarton
2.9

AlliedBarton

Actor

$39,700

 /yr
Range: $37K - $44K

$37K

$44K

$37,277 - $43,550 Range

Lyft
3.9

Lyft

Actor

$47,037

 /yr
Range: $43K - $52K

$43K

$52K

$43,010 - $52,359 Range

KinderCare Learning Centers
3.1

KinderCare Learning Centers

Actor

$35,499

 /yr
Range: $33K - $38K

$33K

$38K

$32,579 - $38,120 Range

Central Casting
4

Central Casting

Background Actor - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $9 - $23

$9

$23

$9 - $23 Range

Chipotle
3.4

Chipotle

Actor

$39,027

 /yr
Range: $38K - $45K

$38K

$45K

$37,901 - $45,090 Range

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La Petite Academy
3

La Petite Academy

Actor

$28,693

 /yr
Range: $28K - $33K

$28K

$33K

$27,541 - $33,178 Range

Lowe's Home Improvement
3.4

Lowe's Home Improvement

Actor

$42,188

 /yr
Range: $40K - $49K

$40K

$49K

$40,100 - $48,774 Range

Waste Management
3.7

Waste Management

Actor

$47,047

 /yr
Range: $44K - $192K

$44K

$192K

$43,775 - $191,833 Range

Securitas
3.1

Securitas

Actor

$35,871

 /yr
Range: $34K - $39K

$34K

$39K

$33,910 - $39,275 Range

Giant Eagle
3.5

Giant Eagle

Actor

$40,669

 /yr
Range: $40K - $41K

$40K

$41K

$39,547 - $41,357 Range

SAG-AFTRA
4

SAG-AFTRA

Actor

$49,806

 /yr
Range: $17 - $512K

$17

$512K

$17 - $511,928 Range

Chuck E. Cheese
3.7

Chuck E. Cheese

Actor - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $10 - $17

$10

$17

$10 - $17 Range

Central Casting
4

Central Casting

Background Actor - Hourly Contractor

$14

 /hr
Range: $9 - $22

$9

$22

$9 - $22 Range

Sears
3.2

Sears

Actor

$40,497

 /yr
Range: $39K - $44K

$39K

$44K

$38,520 - $44,280 Range

Marriott International
4.1

Marriott International

Actor

$39,753

 /yr
Range: $38K - $45K

$38K

$45K

$37,605 - $44,521 Range

Ryder System
3.6

Ryder System

Actor

$43,158

 /yr
Range: $42K - $43K

$42K

$43K

$41,724 - $43,412 Range

SAG-AFTRA
4

SAG-AFTRA

Actor - Hourly Contractor

$18

 /hr
Range: $13 - $945

$13

$945

$13 - $945 Range

National Theatre for Children
3.9

National Theatre for Children

Actor - Monthly Contractor

$1,742

 /mo
Range: $924 - $2K

$924

$2K

$924 - $1,928 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Actors salaries

The national average salary for an Actors is $47,196 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Actors salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 26 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Actors employees.

The highest salary for an Actors in United States is $167,492 per year.

The lowest salary for an Actors in United States is $13,299 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming an Actors or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of an Actors.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent actors salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$15
hourly
A Background Actor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Freelance
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$14
hourly
A Background Actor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$24
hourly
An Actor in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$37,243
per year
An Actor in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $37,243 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$266,020
per year
An Actor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $266,020 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100
hourly
An Actor/Performer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $100 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Self-Employed
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$17
hourly
An Actress in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
An Actor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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