Bartenders are most often employed by the Restaurants & Food Services industry. The average yearly wage for Bartenders was $25,287 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Bartenders by wage are Transportation attendants, except flight attendants, Textile bleaching & dyeing, & cutting machine setters, operators, & tenders, and Helpers, construction trades.
Bartenders are part of the Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations, along with Chefs & head cooks, Firstline supervisors of food preparation & serving workers, Cooks, Food preparation workers, Bartenders, Combined food preparation & serving workers, including fast food, Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, & coffee shop, Waiters & waitresses, Food servers, nonrestaurant, Dishwashers, Hosts & hostesses, restaurant, lounge, & coffee shop, and Miscellaneous food preparation & serving related workers, including dining room & cafeteria attendants & bartender helpers
The top 3 locations that employ the most Bartenders are San Diego City (Central/Centre City & Balboa Park) PUMA, CA, Philadelphia City (Southeast) PUMA, PA, and Spring Valley & Summerlin South PUMA, NV. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Bartenders are Philadelphia City (Southeast) PUMA, PA, New Orleans City (Central) PUMA, LA, and Miami-Dade (South/Outside Urban Development Boundary) & Monroe Counties PUMA, FL.