Building Cleaning Workers, All Other (37-2019)

Occupation description:  All building cleaning workers 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 340362 6.523 2247
United States 16,20018,300 12.81,100 1,1002,410

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 15.239.7611.17 13.9717.8323.29
Alaska 20.2012.4414.04 17.1621.3624.44
Balance of State 20.8516.0419.89 21.6823.4724.55

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
59894 15.737.5 29.7
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation274
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation81
UI claimants previously working in occupation50
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 521
Number of job position postings 116
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 4.5

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

Education: No formal educational credential Work experience: None On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training