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   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  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.

2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 32.2918.6823.31 30.1438.5048.94
Alaska 34.5023.6827.61 33.1839.1348.05
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 33.9621.6624.85 31.2940.3952.79

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1372 1.552.9 36.8
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation19
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation8
UI claimants previously working in occupation8
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 66
Number of job position postings 6
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 11.0

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

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

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