Occupation description: Conduct research, prepare reports, or formulate plans to address economic problems related to the production and distribution of goods and services or monetary and fiscal policy. May collect and process economic and statistical data using sampling techniques and econometric methods. Excludes Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists (13-1161).
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|Average employment||Average annual openings|
|2014 estimate||2024 projection||Percent change||Growth||Replacement||Total|
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|Mean Wage||Wage by Percentile|
Labor Force Indicators
|2015 Worker Characteristics|
|Total workers||Nonresident workers||Percent nonresident||Percent age 45 plus||Percent age 50 plus|
|2015 Potential Supply|
|Qualified but working in another occupation||10|
|Currently employed in a lower paid occupation||6|
|UI claimants previously working in occupation||0|
|2015 ALEXsys Employment Data|
|Number of registrants||40|
|Number of job position postings||3|
|Ratio of registrants to job position postings||13.3|
Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training
|Education: Master's degree||Work experience: None||On-the-job training: None|
|University of Alaska Anchorage (Anchorage)|
|University of Alaska Fairbanks (Fairbanks)|
|Resource & Applied Economics||Mas|