Demonstrators and Product Promoters (41-9011)

Occupation description:  Demonstrate merchandise and answer questions for the purpose of creating public interest in buying the product. May sell demonstrated merchandise.

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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 322349 8.43 1013
United States 93,000101,300 8.9820 2,7603,580

Job outlook

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

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 14.709.3410.50 12.3117.1223.31
Alaska 12.9510.0310.63 11.6213.9318.14
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 13.2710.1410.75 11.7614.2618.77

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
33560 17.940.1 33.4
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation190
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation41
UI claimants previously working in occupation38
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 210
Number of job position postings 97
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 2.2

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

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