Therapists, All Other (29-1129)

Occupation description:  All therapists not listed separately.

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 185216 16.83 25
United States 24,70030,500 23.6580 240830

Job outlook

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

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 29.1316.3020.26 27.2635.7745.93
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 39.9616.3419.18 26.4966.2776.15

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
18529 15.734.6 22.8
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation67
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation42
UI claimants previously working in occupation7
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 36
Number of job position postings 31
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 1.2

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

Education: Bachelor’s degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: None