ERIC Number: ED158137
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Performing Arts and Entertainment-Related Occupations. Reprinted from the
Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC.
Focusing on performing arts and entertainment-related occupations, this document is one in a series of forty-one reprints from the Occupational Outlook Handbook providing current information and employment projections for individual occupations and industries through 1985. The specific occupations covered in this document include models, actors/actresses, dancers, musicians, singers, occupations in radio and television broadcasting, and radio and television announcers. The following information is presented for each occupation or occupational area: a code number referenced to the Dictionary of Occupational Titles; a description of the nature of the work; places of employment; training, other qualifications, and advancement; employment outlook; earnings and working conditions; and sources of additional information. In addition to the forty-one reprints covering individual occupations or occupational areas (CE 017 757-797), a companion document (CE 017 756) presents employment projections for the total labor market and discusses the relationship between job prospects and education. (BM)
Descriptors: Acting, Broadcast Television, Dance, Employment Opportunities, Employment Patterns, Employment Projections, Employment Qualifications, Information Sources, Job Skills, Job Training, Musicians, Occupational Information, Occupational Mobility, Promotion (Occupational), Radio, Salaries, Singing, Theater Arts, Wages, Work Environment
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($0.50 per reprint; $8.00 for set of 42)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC.