Legislators (11-1031)

Occupation description:  Develop, introduce or enact laws and statutes at the local, tribal, State, or Federal level. Includes only workers in elected positions.

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska n/an/an/a n/an/an/a
United States 58,30057,900 -0.70 1,2901,290

Job outlook

  • Alaska: The job outlook for Alaska is not available.

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 44,82017,23018,560 23,47067,67096,500
Alaska 44,95027,54032,630 50,84050,85050,860
Southeast Region 41,65026,34029,190 35,67050,85071,000

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
20714 6.876.1 67.0
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation197
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation52
UI claimants previously working in occupation7
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 12
Number of job position postings 0
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 0.0

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: Bachelor’s degree Work experience: Less than 5 years On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University   (JBER)
Human Security & Resilience MS

University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Public Administration Mas

University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
Public Administration Mas

Wayland Baptist University   (Anchorage)
Public Administration (M.P.A) MA