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)

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 1,5741,637 4.06 3441
United States 853,500924,100 8.37,060 18,18025,240

Job outlook

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

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 30.3212.0216.94 25.2337.1954.78
Alaska 28.2412.9618.33 25.4435.3347.21
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 29.4413.9619.47 26.8936.6347.98
Fairbanks North Star Borough 23.3911.3914.01 20.6128.1243.79
Southeast Region 21.5611.5713.42 18.7725.2736.24
Balance of State 28.9715.7922.16 27.8233.0740.56

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1,742245 14.131.9 22.7
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation596
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation417
UI claimants previously working in occupation140
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 1,781
Number of job position postings 144
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 12.4

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