Our Industry

Employment of professionals in the Entertainment and Media industry is expected to grow around 10 percent through 2022, which is on par with the average for most professions.

Many of the jobs in the Entertainment industry will be concentrated in metropolitan areas with a large media presence, such as Los Angeles and New York City. However, smaller cities and towns will also hire people with relevant skills to work in private businesses, schools and hotels to manage audiovisual equipment and productions.

Why veterans, spouses, and family?

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Including concerts and touring, this segment of the Entertainment industry grew to $15.5 billion in 2016. It is expected to surpass $18 billion by 2020, thanks to streaming services and live music alone.

Although many veterans may not consider it when choosing a career, the Entertainment and Media industry offers a wide variety of jobs that are often lucrative and always evolving.

People in the Entertainment business work in teams to produce media as diverse as films, television shows, music albums, video games, magazines, radio broadcasts and more.

Because the work often requires long hours, occasionally erratic schedules and periods of intense concentration, military veterans are among the top candidates for careers in this industry due to their work ethic and desire to succeed.

Steps to Get Started 

Ready to learn more? Use the steps below to help you learn more about the Entertainment & Media industry, people like you who have made successful transitions into their civilian careers and what jobs are available. Don't worry about taking them in order; these are just guidelines for you as you familiarize yourself with the industry and what it offers.

First, review stories about those who have successfully transitioned into the Entertainment & Media industry. Click on the button below to view success stories and learn from their experiences.

Second, speak with industry leaders about different career paths and opportunities available in Entertainment & Media. Click on the button below to view employers.

Third, search and apply for jobs in careers that fit you best. Click on the button below to search for jobs in the Entertainment & Media industry.