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)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2016 estimate2026 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 460480 4.350 56108
United States 300,000327,900 9.333,100 37,30073,180

Job outlook

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

2019 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 11.708.579.40 11.2312.8315.45
Alaska 12.8010.7111.19 12.0513.6615.91
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 13.3010.7211.22 12.2514.3117.97
Balance of State 12.4610.6811.15 11.9613.3214.83

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

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