Public Address System and Other Announcers (27-3012)

Occupation description:  Make announcements over public address system at sporting or other public events. May act as master of ceremonies or disc jockey at weddings, parties, clubs, or other gathering places.

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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 3837 -2.62 24
United States 11,40011,700 2.5500 6001,130

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 20.078.8110.18 13.6722.9939.14
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 13.8610.2010.61 11.3012.7316.65

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
5012 24.032.5 25.0
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation41
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation19
UI claimants previously working in occupation5
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 19
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: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: None On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training