Business Operations Specialists, All Other (13-1199)

Occupation description:  All business operations specialists not listed separately.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2010 estimate2020 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 1,2111,320 9.011 2334
United States 1,064,2001,187,300 11.612,320 20,40032,720

Job outlook

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


2013 Wages

  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
  LowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
United States n/a34.42n/a 17.3931.7854.44
Alaska 35.9237.0138.10 24.7835.1751.83
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area (MSA) 36.1037.8839.66 24.8635.5954.85
Fairbanks North Star Borough (MSA) 33.2734.9136.55 24.9134.2346.97
Southeast Region 34.2435.6437.04 26.1733.3947.11
Balance of State 34.7936.4338.07 20.3735.9753.42

Labor Force Indicators

2012 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1,47697 6.656.4 43.5
2012 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation357
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation158
UI claimants previously working in occupation101
2012 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 820
Number of job position postings 78
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 10.5

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

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: Less than 1 year On-the-job training: Long-term on-the-job training

Training Resources

 Degree
Alaska Computer Business Solutions LLC   (Anchorage)
PowerPoint 2007: Microsoft Certified Application Specialist
PowerPoint Level 1
PowerPoint Level 2
Visio Level 1
Visio Level 2

 Degree
Alaska's Institute of Technology (AVTEC)   (Seward)
PowerPoint Techniques

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

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

 Degree
WinCertification   (Anchorage)
Introduction to MS Power Point