Farm and Home Management Advisors (25-9021)

Occupation description:  Advise, instruct, and assist individuals and families engaged in agriculture, agricultural-related processes, or home economics activities. Demonstrate procedures and apply research findings to solve problems; and instruct and train in product development, sales, and the use of machinery and equipment to promote general welfare. Includes county agricultural agents, feed and farm management advisers, home economists, and extension service advisors.

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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 n/an/an/a n/an/an/a
United States 10,40011,200 7.5500 400980

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 25.1112.3817.44 23.8031.4338.78

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
205 25.020.0 13.3
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation3
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation1
UI claimants previously working in occupation0
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 11
Number of job position postings 2
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 5.5

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
Calypso Farm & Ecology Center   (Ester)
Wool Basics and Sheep Shearing

 Degree
Central Texas College, Fort Richardson/Elmendorf AFB   (Fort Richardson)
Child Development AAS

 Degree
Central Texas College, Fort Wainwright   (Fort Wainwright)
Child Development AAS

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
School-Age Care: Admin OEC
School-Age Care: Practitioner OEC

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks   (Fairbanks)
Child Development & Family Studies BA

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Bristol Bay   (Dillingham)
Child Development & Family Studies BA

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Chukchi   (Kotzebue)
Child Development & Family Studies BA

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, CTC   (Fairbanks)
Child Development & Family Studies BA

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Kuskokwim   (Bethel)
Child Development & Family Studies BA

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Northwest   (Nome)
Child Development & Family Studies BA

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Rural College   (Fairbanks)
Child Development & Family Studies BA

 Degree
University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
Child Development & Family Studies OEC