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Bartenders (35-3011)

Mix and serve drinks to patrons, directly or through waitstaff.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 1590 1608 1.13 75 206 283
United States 644100 696300 0.0 31300 86600 123100
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with very high employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 13.90 8.63 9.43 12.00 15.45 22.93
Alaska 13.98 10.66 11.27 12.34 14.99 19.62
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 12.31 10.46 10.98 11.77 13.53 15.16
Fairbanks North Star Borough 13.09 10.88 11.39 12.23 14.05 15.96
Balance of State * * * * * *

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.