Career Advice

Hollywood Salaries Revealed, From Movie Stars to Agents (and Even Their Assistants)

money_illo_a_lNot gonna sugar-coat this posting.  It might sound all sexy with the big numbers… but that’s for the 1% of 1% of 1% of 1% of… need I go on?

I say this because most are going to scroll right to the writer’s section and I wanted to make sure and preface it with the realities beforehand.

Starting out, you just need to get in.  Whether that’s on set from the production end or in offices from a development end.  So that means as an EXTRA $148 A DAY or INTERN $0 A DAY or PA $125-$200 A DAY on sets.  Or that means OFFICE PA $9-12 AN HOUR or OFFICE INTERN $0 AN HOUR.  Eventually, you make your move up to Assistant and so on.  But the first job is being IN and not OUT.  And the value of that is far beyond any dollar amount initially.

Check out the interesting read around the fiscal side of Entertainment Industry Employment here.


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