Is your future salary worth the time in school?
After graduation, theatre arts and related studies graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $62,449, while the bottom 20% make closer to $21,816. The median grad salary is $36,910.
Theatre Arts and Related Studies graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in theatre arts and related studies is $33,287, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $33,997.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
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