Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other (21-1099)

Occupation description:  All community and social service specialists not listed separately.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 599671 12.07 1320
United States 102,700111,100 8.2840 2,0102,860

Job outlook

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


2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 21.8912.0915.96 20.7326.8634.16
Alaska 22.2813.6116.09 19.8127.4635.54
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 25.9217.2920.53 24.0530.4736.87
Fairbanks North Star Borough 18.7713.0014.23 16.5118.8132.31
Southeast Region 22.0312.7814.52 17.5933.1137.70
Balance of State 19.7312.1015.82 18.4423.9028.94

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
69935 5.048.7 37.5
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation221
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation97
UI claimants previously working in occupation82
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 602
Number of job position postings 176
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 3.4

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

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

Training Resources

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Advanced Human Service Systems Lic
Civic Engagement CT1
Conflict Resolution OEC

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Bristol Bay   (Dillingham)
Rural Development Bac

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Chukchi   (Kotzebue)
Rural Development Bac

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Interior Alaska   (Fairbanks)
Rural Development Bac
Tribal Management AAS
Tribal Management CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Kuskokwim   (Bethel)
Rural Development Bac

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Northwest   (Nome)
Rural Development Bac

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Rural College   (Fairbanks)
Rural Development Bac
Rural Development Mas