There are currently an estimated 19,100 talent agents in the United States. The talent agent job market is expected to grow by 4.7% between 2016 and 2026.

How employable are talent agents?

CareerExplorer rates talent agents with a F employability rating, meaning this career should provide poor employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 8,100 talent agents. That number is based on 900 additional talent agents, and the retirement of 7,200 existing talent agents.

What’s the supply of talent agents?

The talent agent industry is concentrated in California, New York, Florida

Talent Agent job market by state

State Name Employed Talent Agents
California 6,300
New York 3,230
Florida 920
Tennessee 690
Texas 390
North Carolina 350
Massachusetts 350
Illinois 260
Georgia 250
District of Columbia 190
Michigan 190
Maryland 180
New Jersey 160
Pennsylvania 150
Nevada 150
Virginia 130
Connecticut 120
Arizona 110
Colorado 110
Indiana 110
Ohio 110
Missouri 100
Washington 80
Oregon 80
South Carolina 70
Wisconsin 60
Louisiana 50
Kentucky 40
Kansas 30