Legal Support Workers, All Other (23-2099)

Occupation description:  All legal support workers not listed separately.

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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 221198 -10.47 1015
United States 50,90052,800 3.81,800 2,4004,390

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 32.6715.1019.73 26.9842.7762.00
Alaska 39.8522.3729.71 41.0046.9555.55
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 36.8821.5727.30 38.3545.4352.02
Southeast Region 46.4034.8441.00 45.4453.7161.17

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
25921 8.152.6 44.5
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation76
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation51
UI claimants previously working in occupation8
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 184
Number of job position postings 4
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 46.0

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

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

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 CT2
Paralegal Studies PBCT

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