Alaska Oil and Gas Industry Occupations

OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Architectural and Engineering Managers $12,637growth low, openings low
Atmospheric and Space Scientists $7,165growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels $6,048growth low, openings high
Carpenters $5,520growth low, openings very high
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists $5,660growth low, openings low
Chemical Engineers $11,203growth low, openings low
Chemists $6,943growth low, openings low
Civil Engineers $10,456growth low, openings high
Commercial Divers $7,217growth low, openings low
Compliance Officers $6,737growth low, openings moderate
Computer Hardware Engineers n/agrowth low, openings low
Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Construction and Building Inspectors $6,939growth low, openings moderate
Construction Laborers $4,289growth low, openings very high
Construction Managers $9,632growth low, openings high
Crane and Tower Operators $6,439growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance $4,413growth low, openings moderate
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians $6,898growth low, openings low
Electrical Engineers $9,928growth low, openings low
Electricians $6,361growth low, openings very high
Electro-Mechanical Technicians n/agrowth low, openings low
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer $7,785growth low, openings low
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other $5,988growth low, openings moderate
Engineers, All Other $9,503growth low, openings high
Environmental Engineering Technicians $4,874growth low, openings low
Environmental Engineers $9,723growth low, openings low
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health $4,630growth low, openings moderate
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health $6,685growth low, openings moderate
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand n/agrowth low, openings moderate
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers $5,554growth low, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
General and Operations Managers $9,382growth low, openings very high
Geological and Petroleum Technicians $6,388growth low, openings moderate
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers $8,283growth low, openings moderate
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers $5,372growth low, openings moderate
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors $6,955growth low, openings low
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers $4,803growth low, openings very high
Hydrologists $7,338growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Industrial Engineering Technicians n/an/a
Industrial Engineers n/an/a
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers $5,959growth low, openings low
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other $5,935growth low, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand $3,246growth low, openings very high
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other $4,706growth low, openings moderate
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Machinists $5,352growth low, openings low
Managers, All Other $9,888growth low, openings very high
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects $9,675n/a
Materials Engineers $8,251growth low, openings low
Mechanical Engineering Technicians $5,421growth low, openings low
Mechanical Engineers $10,724growth low, openings low
Meter Readers, Utilities $4,920growth low, openings low
Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers $9,343growth low, openings low
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines $5,748growth low, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists $7,245growth low, openings low
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians $5,497growth low, openings low
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other $4,306growth low, openings very high
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators $5,896growth low, openings very high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Petroleum Engineers $13,441growth low, openings moderate
Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers $6,568growth low, openings moderate
Physical Scientists, All Other $7,948growth low, openings low
Physicists n/an/a
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters $6,293growth low, openings very high
Production Workers, All Other $4,677growth low, openings very high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas $6,191growth low, openings low
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas n/agrowth low, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Sailors and Marine Oilers $3,593growth low, openings high
Sales Engineers n/agrowth low, openings low
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers $5,313growth low, openings low
Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining $5,310growth low, openings very high
Ship Engineers $5,302growth low, openings moderate
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks $3,628growth low, openings very high
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators $5,760growth low, openings low
Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers $7,935growth low, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders $2,721growth low, openings low
Transportation Workers, All Other $3,747growth low, openings high
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers $7,930growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators $5,263growth low, openings moderate
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers $5,611growth low, openings high