Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other (29-2099)

Occupation description:  All health technologists and technicians not listed separately.

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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 262323 23.38 1024
United States 127,800152,900 19.73,900 4,60011,010

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 22.4513.2515.99 20.1027.0634.80
Alaska 29.9019.9322.14 28.1536.4844.25
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 30.9720.2022.44 31.4137.5345.23
Southeast Region 26.6519.0221.02 23.8431.5340.20

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
29133 11.337.5 27.9
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation109
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation45
UI claimants previously working in occupation24
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 179
Number of job position postings 50
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 3.6

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

Education: Postsecondary non-degree award Work experience: None On-the-job training: None