Religious Workers, All Other (21-2099)

Occupation description:  All religious workers 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 172185 7.61 35
United States 55,90058,500 4.7260 9901,250

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 16.498.889.66 13.8520.1028.35
Alaska 15.539.7614.23 16.3217.7518.61
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 16.9015.0815.76 16.8918.0318.71

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
628 12.934.5 25.5
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation16
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation3
UI claimants previously working in occupation3
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 42
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

Alaska Bible College   (Palmer)
Bible Certificate (1-year) Certificate
Pastoral Studies BA