Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists (13-1141)

Occupation description:  Conduct programs of compensation and benefits and job analysis for employer. May specialize in specific areas, such as position classification and pension programs.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 118119 0.80 33
United States 84,70088,100 4.0340 2,0602,400

Job outlook

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


2015 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 31.3018.4522.83 29.2637.3347.53
Alaska 32.9021.9126.63 30.9038.8845.38
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 32.4920.6624.12 30.2640.2147.47
Southeast Region 33.2526.2129.59 32.7136.4440.97

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1343 2.249.2 36.4
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation19
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation4
UI claimants previously working in occupation3
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 65
Number of job position postings 15
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 4.3

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

 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