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
  2012 estimate2022 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 2,8322,759 -2.60 5345
United States 991,8001,065,200 7.47,340 13,60020,940

Job outlook

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2014 Wages

  Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
Wage by Percentile
  LowMeanHigh 10thMedian90th
United States n/a35.10n/a 17.8332.3555.33
Alaska 36.9238.0439.16 25.0735.7854.79
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area (MSA) 36.6238.4340.24 24.3636.0656.41
Fairbanks North Star Borough (MSA) 34.4736.1737.87 25.1734.6847.45
Southeast Region 34.6736.1637.65 25.8733.8647.74
Balance of State 38.4640.1941.92 25.1637.7262.97

Labor Force Indicators

2013 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1,66697 5.856.4 43.9
2013 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation513
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation281
UI claimants previously working in occupation106
2013 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 944
Number of job position postings 126
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 7.5

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

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: None On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

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

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University   (JBER)
Aviation Security BA

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

WinCertification   (Red Devil)
Introduction to MS Power Point