Waiters & waitresses are most often employed by the Restaurants & Food Services industry. The average yearly wage for Waiters & waitresses was $18,137 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Waiters & waitresses by wage are Library technicians, Library assistants, clerical, and Cooks.
Waiters & waitresses 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 Waiters & waitresses are Spring Valley & Summerlin South PUMA, NV, Elmhurst & South Corona PUMA, NY, and Riverside City (West) PUMA, CA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Waiters & waitresses are Elmhurst & South Corona PUMA, NY, Between Loop TX-1604 & Loop I-410 PUMA, TX (79500US4805910), and Between Loop I-610 & Beltway TX-8 PUMA, TX (79500US4804613).