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MUSICIANS AND SINGERS
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Occupation Description:
 
  Play one or more musical instruments or sing. May perform on stage, for on-air broadcasting, or for sound or video recording.
 
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  Specialized Occupations:
 
 
  * Singers (ONET code: 27-2042.01)
 
  * Musicians, Instrumental (ONET code: 27-2042.02)
 
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Education & Training:
 
  Long-term on-the-job training (more than 12 months)
 
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Wage Information:
 
 
Region Average Annual Average Hourly Entry Level (hourly) Mid-Range  (hourly)
Statewide ##### $39.73 $10.12 $10.07 - $58.79
Bridgeport/Stamford ##### $28.85 $10.27 $10.35 - $44.95
Hartford ##### $40.42 $13.70 $15.60 - $56.77
      
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Occupation Outlook:
 
 
Region Employment Average Annual Growth Rate Average Annual Job Openings
2014 2024
State of Connecticut 3,240 3,440 0.5% 114
 
 
Chart of Growth Rate and Annual Openings   Employment in this occupation is expected to grow about as fast as average, and the number of annual openings will offer excellent job opportunities.
Key:
  N/A = Not Applicable, ***** = Over $60.00 per hour, ##### = Over $124,821
 
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