Protective Service Workers, All Other (33-9099)

Occupation description:  All protective service 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 266282 6.02 46
United States 113,800120,400 5.8660 1,6002,260

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 16.319.5511.02 14.5419.1625.83
Alaska 19.0211.3813.54 17.4521.6228.20
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 16.0211.2412.73 14.2316.7324.54
Fairbanks North Star Borough 12.3410.3410.72 11.3712.0112.39
Southeast Region 19.6617.4417.44 17.7721.6224.49
Balance of State 22.3017.4417.45 21.6125.1429.51

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
40243 10.733.8 24.7
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation106
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation21
UI claimants previously working in occupation62
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 187
Number of job position postings 42
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 4.5

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: Short-term on-the-job training