Healthcare Support Workers, All Other (31-9099)

Occupation description:  All healthcare support workers not listed separately

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

  Employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 1,3541,591 17.524 3154
United States 102,700114,700 11.71,200 2,1403,340

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 18.5610.8513.61 17.8922.4326.78
Alaska 21.6215.9918.07 21.5524.6128.57
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 21.4915.6917.60 21.2524.7829.02
Balance of State 23.4818.3720.72 22.8625.1831.17

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1,400178 12.733.7 25.2
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation548
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation179
UI claimants previously working in occupation116
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 1,372
Number of job position postings 220
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 6.2

Alaska Licensing Information


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

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: None On-the-job training: None