Legal Support Workers, All Other (23-2099)

Occupation description:  All legal support workers not listed separately.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 242227 -6.20 55
United States 52,60052,400 -0.40 1,1601,160

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 31.8115.3719.43 26.2740.4061.37
Alaska 38.2921.5928.95 38.1645.4954.10
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 35.0818.9626.14 35.7442.2750.26
Southeast Region 45.5734.6440.77 43.8653.0059.42

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
28319 6.751.7 42.7
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation49
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation32
UI claimants previously working in occupation16
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 177
Number of job position postings 8
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 22.1

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

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: None On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training

Training Resources

 Degree
Charter College, Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Paralegal Studies AAS

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Legal Nurse Consultant Para CT1
Paralegal Studies AAS
Paralegal Studies Lic

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, CTC   (Fairbanks)
Paralegal Studies AAS