Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other (37-3019)

Occupation description:  All grounds maintenance 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 717759 5.934 5391
United States 18,90020,600 9.2900 1,4002,470

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 16.759.8311.24 14.4520.4229.86
Alaska 21.3412.5115.65 19.5026.7333.97
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 22.8911.9215.84 20.9230.3936.65

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1,413288 20.432.2 26.1
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation324
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation72
UI claimants previously working in occupation147
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 816
Number of job position postings 64
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 12.8

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