Associate Degree in Theatre Arts

Salary

Narrator, $32,000* Play/script writer, $36,000* Costume designer, $33,000* Wardrobe worker, $25,000* Stage management, $57,000* Casting director, $67,000* Actor, producer, director, $64,000* Dancer/choreographer, $30,000* Musician, singer, $30,000* Lighting/set designer, $62,000*

*Annual median salary, 2013, Simply Hired: Riverside area

Career Info

An associate of arts in theatre arts degree can develop your skills and knowledge in the different aspects of theatre performance and technical skills. It also is the foundation for four-year college studies in theatre arts.

Potential Careers

  • Narrator
  • Play/script writer
  • Costume designer
  • Wardrobe worker
  • Stage management
  • Casting director
  • Actor, producer, director
  • Dancer/choreographer
  • Musician, singer
  • Lighting/Set designer