Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers – 2020 U.S. Market Research Report


December 2019

Over the past 3 years, the Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers industry in the U.S. has averaged annual growth of 8.2% to reach $22.4 billion in revenue. The 2020 Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers Market Research Report is one of the most comprehensive and in-depth assessments of the industry in the United States with over 100+ data sets covering 2011-2024.

The Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers 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.

This report aggregately covers: Independent actors or actresses : Independent producers : Independent art restorers : Independent recording technicians : Independent artists (except musical, commercial, or medical) : Independent speakers : Independent cartoonists : Independent theatrical costume designers : Independent dancers : Independent theatrical lighting technicians : Independent journalists : Independent technical writers.

This report was developed utilizing the results from extensive business surveys and econometrics. Professionals utilize this report for market sizing benchmarking, strategic planning, due diligence, cost-cutting, planning, understanding industry dynamics, evaluating opportunities, forecasting, streamlining, gap analysis, and other analyses.

Review the table of contents or download a sample report to see the data-rich insights, which leaders have come to depend on for their research, strategic, and benchmarking needs.