Producers and Directors (27-2012)

Occupation description:  Produce or direct stage, television, radio, video, or motion picture productions for entertainment, information, or instruction. Responsible for creative decisions, such as interpretation of script, choice of actors or guests, set design, sound, special effects, and choreography.

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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 125114 -8.83 79
United States 134,700151,200 12.23,600 8,80014,050

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 43.6416.2223.16 34.4353.4978.99
Alaska 34.1121.0125.00 30.8438.2853.25
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 35.5620.4324.49 29.6942.1167.93

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
19547 24.140.3 29.9
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation39
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation29
UI claimants previously working in occupation17
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 479
Number of job position postings 101
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 4.7

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

Education: Bachelor’s degree Work experience: Less than 5 years On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

 Degree
Galena Interior Learning Academy   (Galena)
Computer Science