Sales Representatives, Services, All Other (41-3099)

Occupation description:  All services sales representatives 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 823840 2.126 72100
United States 983,0001,077,900 9.732,600 89,000131,090

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 30.3112.1616.94 25.2436.9554.47
Alaska 27.9414.3918.46 25.2734.7744.49
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 28.7714.8918.79 26.4735.6245.28
Fairbanks North Star Borough 24.7014.5218.06 22.9429.0938.74
Southeast Region 21.6811.9413.50 18.7925.9237.93
Balance of State 31.1117.7321.38 28.8036.9455.60

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1,628241 14.834.1 24.5
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation506
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation353
UI claimants previously working in occupation144
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 2,093
Number of job position postings 234
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 8.9

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

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: None On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training