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All About Sports Entertainers and Performers

Example of Sports Entertainer Job All entertainers and performers, sports and related workers not listed separately.

  • Prestidigitator
  • Show Worker
  • Comedian
  • Magician
  • Craniologist

Is There Job Demand for Sports Entertainers and Performers?

In the United States, there were 26,700 jobs for Sports Entertainer or Performer in 2016. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 8.2% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 2,200 new jobs for Sports Entertainer or Performer by 2026. Due to new job openings and attrition, there will be an average of 3,200 job openings in this field each year.


The states with the most job growth for Sports Entertainer are Utah, Washington, and District of Columbia. Watch out if you plan on working in North Dakota, New Hampshire, or Idaho. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.

Where Sports Entertainers and Performers Work


Sports Entertainers and Performers work in the following industries:



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