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Q: Professional Musicians ( Answered,   0 Comments )
Subject: Professional Musicians
Category: Arts and Entertainment
Asked by: vizier-ga
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Posted: 17 Sep 2006 16:06 PDT
Expires: 17 Oct 2006 16:06 PDT
Question ID: 766145
how many professional musicians are there in the United States?
Subject: Re: Professional Musicians
Answered By: politicalguru-ga on 18 Sep 2006 23:41 PDT
Dear Vizier, 

According to official US government information: "Musicians, singers,
and related workers held about 249,000 jobs in 2004. Around 40 percent
worked part time; almost half were self-employed."
(SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor,
Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2006-07 Edition, Musicians, Singers,
and Related Workers, on the Internet at  (visited September 14, 2006).).

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