Parts Salespersons (41-2022)

Occupation description:  Sell spare and replacement parts and equipment in repair shop or parts store.

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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 735773 5.24 1721
United States 234,700251,500 7.21,680 5,2106,890

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 15.839.2310.98 14.1318.8425.16
Alaska 19.6111.7615.01 18.7123.6628.96
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 20.4912.4216.00 19.4224.3730.01
Fairbanks North Star Borough 18.5112.8414.08 17.2122.3927.31
Southeast Region 16.5810.4411.23 16.3121.6623.89
Balance of State 17.5911.1813.20 16.6121.8626.39

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
833102 12.234.1 25.6
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation277
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation72
UI claimants previously working in occupation77
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 388
Number of job position postings 40
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 9.7

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

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