Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates (23-1023)

Occupation description:  Arbitrate, advise, adjudicate, or administer justice in a court of law. May sentence defendant in criminal cases according to government statutes or sentencing guidelines. May determine liability of defendant in civil cases. May perform wedding ceremonies.

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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 n/an/an/a n/an/an/a
United States 29,70029,900 0.620 430450

Job outlook

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


2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 55.5116.9530.80 60.5275.6188.25
Alaska 87.0467.4378.21 92.2393.7099.75

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
140 0.092.9 85.7
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation11
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation9
UI claimants previously working in occupation0
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 12
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: Doctoral or professional degree Work experience: More than 5 years On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training

Training Resources

 Degree
Seattle University School of Law   (Anchorage)
Juris Doctorate (Year Three)
Study Law in Alaska - Summer Program