How old do you have to be to bartend in Alaska?

Alaska  –  21

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The age to bartend in Alaska is 21 years of age.

The age to wait tables and deliver alcohol in a bar or restaurant is 18.

You can find more information about the bartending age in Alaska at the following link.

https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/amco/AlcoholicBeverageFAQs.aspx 

Alaska requires an approved training course for anyone serving 

Mandatory Alcohol Server Training

All servers of alcoholic beverages, their supervisors and persons providing security in licensed businesses must receive approved alcohol server training within thirty days of employment. Each server, supervisor or security person must renew their server training certification every three years.

https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/amco/MandatoryAlcoholServerTraining.aspx

Employment and Job Openings
Employment Average Annual Openings
2018 Estimate 2028 Projection Percent Change Labor Force Exits Occupation Transfers Total
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.
2021 Wages
Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
Mean 10th 25th Median 75th 90th
United States 14.59 8.59 9.89 12.67 16.41 22.94
Alaska 14.42 11.51 11.64 14.05 14.30 17.23
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 13.98 11.47 11.60 11.97 14.10 16.07
Fairbanks North Star Borough 13.91 11.52 11.72 13.78 14.28 14.84
Balance of State 15.04 11.51 13.99 14.15 14.35 18.25

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