Amusement and Recreation Attendants (39-3091)

Occupation description:  Perform a variety of attending duties at amusement or recreation facility. May schedule use of recreation facilities, maintain and provide equipment to participants of sporting events or recreational pursuits, or operate amusement concessions and rides.

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 357377 5.62 1517
United States 288,600310,900 7.72,230 12,09014,320

Job outlook

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

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 10.588.268.85 9.6911.3814.26
Alaska 14.4010.1211.49 14.3917.2918.90
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 13.259.9310.87 12.7315.3217.92
Fairbanks North Star Borough 13.439.7510.72 13.5415.1317.72
Southeast Region 17.2713.4715.19 17.2419.2522.06
Balance of State 16.6011.8015.93 17.2618.5819.41

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
654197 30.124.2 17.7
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation281
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation0
UI claimants previously working in occupation52
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 364
Number of job position postings 106
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 3.4

Alaska Licensing Information

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