Telemarketers (41-9041)

Occupation description:  Solicit donations or orders for goods or services over the telephone.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 5861 5.20 11
United States 237,900230,800 -3.00 4,3904,390

Job outlook

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


2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 13.068.819.80 11.6914.6618.90

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
9413 13.838.8 35.3
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation28
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation1
UI claimants previously working in occupation12
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 165
Number of job position postings 41
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 4.0

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