Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other (15-2099)

Occupation description:  All mathematical scientists not listed separately.

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 9491 -3.20 22
United States 1,8001,900 5.710 3040

Job outlook

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

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 37.2813.8917.84 31.2750.1875.77

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
997 7.142.9 31.6
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation21
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation5
UI claimants previously working in occupation2
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 3
Number of job position postings 0
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 0.0

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

University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Mathematics BA
Mathematics BS

University of Alaska Fairbanks   (Fairbanks)
Mathematics BA
Mathematics BS
Mathematics MAT
Mathematics MS
Mathematics PHD

University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
Mathematics BLA
Mathematics BS
Mathematics GCRT