Business Operations Specialists, All Other (13-1199)

Occupation description:  All business operations specialists not listed separately.

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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 3,2223,221 -0.0101 186287
United States 1,023,9001,114,300 8.833,500 61,700104,230

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 36.4218.2924.93 33.6644.9057.92
Alaska 39.1724.1229.96 37.0946.0157.54
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 39.0923.1129.84 36.9646.4458.00
Fairbanks North Star Borough 36.4924.0229.07 36.2543.4449.83
Southeast Region 37.6826.4429.97 35.9443.6651.66
Balance of State 43.0325.1631.42 39.9050.1569.83

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1,720120 7.053.1 40.4
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation328
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation158
UI claimants previously working in occupation94
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 633
Number of job position postings 71
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 8.9

Alaska Licensing Information


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

 Degree
Alaska Computer Business Solutions LLC   (Anchorage)
PowerPoint Level 1
PowerPoint Level 2
Visio Level 1
Visio Level 2

 Degree
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University   (JBER)
Aviation Security BS

 Degree
North Star Computing   (Fairbanks)
PowerPoint Complete

 Degree
Vocational Training and Resource Center   (Juneau)
Introduction to Visio Professional
Microsoft PowerPoint Complete

 Degree
WinCertification   (Red Devil)
Introduction to MS Power Point