Sales and Related Workers, All Other (41-9099)

Occupation description:  All sales and related workers 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 1,7161,742 1.591 132226
United States 95,900106,100 10.65,300 7,70014,020

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 19.3210.0011.59 16.3023.2632.48
Alaska 24.2310.3812.53 19.3831.7545.41
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 25.0510.3012.34 20.0431.7947.71
Fairbanks North Star Borough 22.4610.0012.53 20.1630.5339.68

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
2,756492 17.934.6 27.3
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation871
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation568
UI claimants previously working in occupation217
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 1,665
Number of job position postings 431
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 3.9

Alaska Licensing Information

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

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