Financial Specialists, All Other (13-2099)

Occupation description:  All financial 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 588595 1.218 3150
United States 135,900149,000 9.64,400 7,40013,110

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 36.8418.4324.61 33.4244.8357.96
Alaska 33.1015.2621.65 29.8439.6152.70
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 32.4614.6019.57 27.8240.0353.19

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
61934 5.531.7 22.1
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation165
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation94
UI claimants previously working in occupation25
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 232
Number of job position postings 62
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 3.7

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

Education: Bachelor’s degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

Training Resources

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Finance BA