Industrial-Organizational Psychologists (19-3032)

Occupation description:  Apply principles of psychology to human resources, administration, management, sales, and marketing problems. Activities may include policy planning; employee testing and selection, training and development; and organizational development and analysis. May work with management to organize the work setting to improve worker productivity.

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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 n/an/an/a n/an/an/a
United States 1,7001,800 8.40 100110

Job outlook

  • Alaska: The job outlook for Alaska is not available.


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 49.2924.3929.94 41.8763.7388.71

Labor Force Indicators

2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 6
Number of job position postings 0
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 0.0

Alaska Licensing Information

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

Education: Master's degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: Internship/Residency

Training Resources

 Degree
Alaska Pacific University   (Anchorage)
Counseling Psychology BA
Counseling Psychology MS
Counseling Psychology Psy.D.

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Psychology BA
Psychology BS

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks   (Fairbanks)
Psychology BA
Psychology BS