Beer Facts

Beer Jobs

Craft brewers currently provide an estimated 108,440 jobs in the U.S., including serving staff in brewpubs.

Craft Breweries

2,347 craft breweries operated for some or all of 2012, comprised of 1,132 brewpubs, 1,118 microbreweries and 97 regional craft breweries.

Beer Money

Craft brewer retail dollar value in 2012 was an estimated $10.2 billion, up from $8.7 billion in 2011.