Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other (27-4099)

Occupation description:  All media and communication equipment workers not listed separately.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 118119 0.80 22
United States 19,40018,700 -3.30 370370

Job outlook

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


2015 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 34.1013.7422.53 33.9444.2854.73
Alaska 34.2016.9624.40 30.7645.4655.51
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 36.6116.5426.26 36.8648.2256.91

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
18187 48.138.2 29.4
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation40
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation31
UI claimants previously working in occupation10
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 16
Number of job position postings 2
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 8.0

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