The Economic Impact of Montana Artists
Employment by Arts Businesses
Seventy-two respondents stated they had employees. This accounts for about 8% of the total respondents. Of the top 100 respondents in terms of sales, 44% had employees. The average number of full-time employees was four and the average number of part-time employees was five. The average wage for full- time employees was $10.95 per hour. The average wage for part-time employees was $10.24 per hour. These numbers do not include the artists themselves.