Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers (39-3031)

Occupation description:  Assist patrons at entertainment events by performing duties, such as collecting admission tickets and passes from patrons, assisting in finding seats, searching for lost articles, and locating such facilities as rest rooms and telephones.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 246268 8.92 1618
United States 113,900120,000 5.3610 7,1807,790

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with high employment opportunities. Read more.


2015 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 10.138.058.61 9.2210.7514.00
Alaska 9.908.848.97 9.209.4512.84
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 9.758.848.97 9.189.4212.16

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
45570 15.413.3 10.5
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation214
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation0
UI claimants previously working in occupation13
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 140
Number of job position postings 29
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 4.8

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: No formal educational credential Work experience: None On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training