Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other (37-3019)

Occupation description:  All grounds maintenance workers not listed separately.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 811867 6.96 1521
United States 24,50026,100 6.4160 440600

Job outlook

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


2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 15.839.1510.51 13.6919.1927.13
Alaska 17.4312.0513.84 16.4419.1624.84
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 18.4013.0314.55 16.9919.5128.37
Balance of State 14.9010.2311.78 14.6317.8020.08

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1,382265 19.233.2 26.3
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation335
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation116
UI claimants previously working in occupation157
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 705
Number of job position postings 72
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 9.8

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