Career Outlook for Waiters and Waitresses

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Also known as:
Cocktail Server, Cocktail Waitress, Dining Car Server, Restaurant Server, Wine Steward

The overall job outlook for Waiter or Waitress careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 12.42 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 0.78 percent per year. Demand for Waiters and Waitresses is expected to go up, with an expected 767,160 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 4.38 percent over the next few years. Join our career community today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Waiters and Waitresses in the following states

California 211,700
Texas 179,900
Florida 168,780
New York 105,100
Illinois 67,520
Georgia 66,710
Pennsylvania 66,160
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Waiters and Waitresses

Virgin Islands
680
Guam
1,750
Alaska
2,780
Vermont
3,060
Wyoming
4,150
North Dakota
4,860
Delaware
5,370