Bartenders are most often employed by the Restaurants & Food Services industry. The average yearly wage for Bartenders was $26,695 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Bartenders by wage are Veterinary assistants & laboratory animal caretakers, Hairdressers, hairstylists, & cosmetologists, and Mail clerks & mail machine operators, except postal service.
Bartenders are part of the Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations, along with Hosts & hostesses, restaurant, lounge, & coffee shop, Chefs & head cooks, Firstline supervisors of food preparation & serving workers, Cooks, Food preparation workers, and 7 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Bartenders are Miami Beach City & Miami Shores Village PUMA, FL, Oakland County (Southeast) PUMA, MI, and Paradise (South) & Enterprise PUMA, NV. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Bartenders are Miami Beach City & Miami Shores Village PUMA, FL, New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA, and Green Bay City PUMA, WI.