NAICS Code 711510 - Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers

Industry Sector

Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

Total Companies

29,578

Est. Employment

46,638

Description

This industry comprises independent (i.e., freelance) individuals primarily engaged in performing in artistic productions, in creating artistic and cultural works or productions, or in providing technical expertise necessary for these productions. This industry also includes athletes and other celebrities exclusively engaged in endorsing products and making speeches or public appearances for which they receive a fee.

Snapshot

NAICS Code 711510 - Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers is a final level code of the “Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation” Sector. There are 29,578 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 46,638 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within NAICS Code 711510 - Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers are:

  • Actors, independent
  • Actresses, independent
  • Animated cartoon artists, independent
  • Announcers, independent radio and television
  • Art restorers, independent
  • Artists (except commercial, musical), independent
  • Artists (i.e., painters), independent
  • Authors, independent
  • Ballet dancers, independent
  • Cameramen, independent (freelance)
  • Cartoonists, independent
  • Celebrity spokespersons, independent
  • Choreographers, independent
  • Cinematographers, independent
  • Comedians, independent
  • Composers, independent
  • Conductors, independent
  • Conservators (i.e., art, artifact restorers), independent
  • Costume designers, independent theatrical
  • Dancers, independent
  • Directors (i.e., film, motion picture, music, theatrical), independent
  • Directors, independent motion picture
  • Directors, independent music
  • Disc jockeys, independent
  • Entertainers, independent
  • Ethnic dancers, independent
  • Film actors, independent
  • Film producers, independent
  • Folk dancers, independent
  • Ghost writers, independent
  • Independent technical writers
  • Interpretive dancers, independent
  • Jazz dancers, independent
  • Journalists, independent (freelance)
  • Lecturers, independent
  • Lighting technicians, theatrical, independent
  • Magicians, independent
  • Models, independent
  • Motion picture directors, independent
  • Motion picture producers, independent
  • Motivational speakers, independent
  • Music arrangers, independent
  • Music directors, independent
  • News correspondents, independent (freelance)
  • Newspaper columnists, independent (freelance)
  • Orchestra conductors, independent
  • Painters (i.e., artists), independent
  • Painting restorers, independent
  • Performers (i.e., entertainers), independent
  • Performing artists, independent
  • Photographers, independent artistic
  • Photojournalists, independent (freelance)
  • Playwrights, independent
  • Poets, independent
  • Political cartoonists, independent
  • Producers, independent
  • Radio commentators, independent
  • Record producers, independent
  • Recording technicians, independent
  • Reporters, independent (freelance)
  • Scenery designers, independent theatrical
  • Screenplay writers, independent
  • Script writers, independent
  • Sculptors, independent
  • Set designers, independent theatrical
  • Sketch artists, independent
  • Song writers, independent
  • Speakers, independent
  • Special effect technicians, independent
  • Sports announcers, independent
  • Stage set (e.g., concert, motion picture, television) erecting and dismantling, independent
  • Standup comedians, independent
  • Storytellers, independent
  • Taxidermists, independent
  • Technical writers, independent
  • Television producers, independent
  • Wildlife artists, independent
  • Writers of advertising copy, independent
  • Writers, independent (freelance)

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to NAICS Code 711510 - Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers that is a better classification match. Establishments primarily engaged in:

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