How much money does an actress make?


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According to Salary.com, the median salary for an actress is $51,977 as of 2014. The salary of an actress can vary based on factors including industry and years of experience.

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How much money does an actress make?
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According to Career Dimensions, Inc., beginning actresses' salaries are usually very low, with a median annual salary of only $35,000, as of 2006. This low salary is due to the limited amount of work available for beginning actresses. Because of the low pay, some actresses work additional part-time jobs. Only 10 percent of successful actresses make an annual salary of $100,000 per year or higher. Actresses who get paid a daily rate earned a minimum of $800 per day.

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