Training and Development Managers (11-3131)

Occupation description:  Plan, direct, or coordinate the training and development activities and staff of an organization.

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

  Employment Average annual openings
  2016 estimate2026 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 169187 10.75 1118
United States 34,50038,100 10.31,000 2,1003,460

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with low employment opportunities. Read more.


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 56.5828.4538.34 52.0569.1990.22
Alaska 49.4129.0835.02 43.4049.9773.77
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 43.8827.6332.22 40.2548.6363.54

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
18226 14.348.8 40.6
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation52
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation36
UI claimants previously working in occupation15
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 164
Number of job position postings 29
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 5.7

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

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

Training Resources

 Degree
Alaska Career College   (Anchorage)
Business Administration and Computer Technology - AAS AAS
Business Administration Human Resource Management Certificate

 Degree
North Star Computing   (Fairbanks)
Conducting Interviews
Dealing With Difficult Employees
Sexual Harassment