Anchorage represents combination of luxurious city and unexplored nature. That makes it an unforgettable destination. Unlike other American cities, it is much more available when it comes to prices and life expenses and it does not have any sales tax. In 2010, it had population of 290.000 people, whereas yearly income per household in Anchorage is about 73 000 dollars
Economy growth in this state is constant and it is not so susceptible to financial crisis. Local economy relies to a large extent on natural resources. The biggest export products from this state are oil, natural gas, seafood…
Tourism is one of the leading economy sectors in Alaska. Need for the working power is huge. Alaska is one of the states which you have to visit at least once in your life. Temperatures during summer are moderate and fine, and Anchorage provides all the possibilities as the other cities in the USA.
There are over 60 hotels and more than 150 restaurants!
Positions in restaurants and hotels on which students will work are:
|Job title||Hourly wage||Tips||Average hours per week||Overtime|
|Busser||$7.75-$10||Yes ($50-$100 average per day)||35||Yes|
|Fast food worker||$9-$11||Yes||35||Yes|