Logisticians (13-1081)

Occupation description:  Analyze and coordinate the logistical functions of a firm or organization. Responsible for the entire life cycle of a product, including acquisition, distribution, internal allocation, delivery, and final disposal of resources. Excludes Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers (11-3071).

For an explanation of the data, click on the question mark next to the heading.

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

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 275286 4.01 45
United States 130,400132,900 1.9250 1,8102,060

Job outlook

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

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 37.4121.8227.65 35.6645.6656.40
Alaska 41.8528.6333.49 39.3449.7158.68
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 42.2829.2533.50 39.4950.3659.95

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
29867 22.530.4 19.4
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation108
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation90
UI claimants previously working in occupation23
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 230
Number of job position postings 31
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 7.4

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

Education: Bachelor’s degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

North Star Computing   (Fairbanks)
Conducting Meetings

University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Global Supply Chain Mgmt Mas

University of Alaska Fairbanks, Interior Alaska   (Fairbanks)
Rural Utilities Business Mgmt. OEC