How to become a Entertainer

Entertainers captivate, amuse or thrill an audience with dramatic, musical and other performances. They may perform a variety of tasks depending on their area of expertise.

Future growth:

strong growth

Employment by state:

ACT 2.6%

NSW 57.1%

NT 1.7%

QLD 9.2%

SA 1.2%

TAS 1.3%

VIC 21.3%

WA 5.6%

Hours worked:



above average

Gender split:

Male 48%

Female 52%

Education level:

Not completed Year 10: 0%

Not completed Year 12: 9.7%

Highest qualification is secondary school: 0%

Highest qualification is a Certificate 3 or 4: 0%

Highest qualification is a Diploma or Advanced Diploma: 0%

Highest qualification is a Bachelor degree: 51.6%

Highest qualification is a Postgraduate Diploma or Graduate Certificate: 38.7%

Age bracket:

Below 35 years: 78%

Above 35 years: 18%

*The data above is sourced from the Department of Employment’s Job Outlook website.

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