First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers (43-1011)

Occupation description:  Directly supervise and coordinate the activities of clerical and administrative support workers.

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 1,8541,954 5.410 2939
United States 1,466,1001,587,300 8.312,120 22,15034,270

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 28.1416.0920.34 26.4733.7942.69
Alaska 31.3719.8923.41 29.4537.2146.74
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 30.5520.1623.15 28.6936.0645.14
Fairbanks North Star Borough 31.3418.0322.61 28.9136.6851.13
Southeast Region 33.8520.8726.86 32.9839.2347.95
Balance of State 32.5119.7023.28 30.5538.9649.47

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
2,228190 8.548.3 35.2
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation494
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation262
UI claimants previously working in occupation150
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 1,083
Number of job position postings 63
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 17.2

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

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: Less than 5 years On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

 Degree
Alaska Career College   (Anchorage)
Business Administration and Computer Technology - AAS AAS

 Degree
Conscious Solutions   (Anchorage)
Customer Service Excellence

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Office Foundations OEC
Office Management & Technology AAS

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage, Kenai   (Soldotna)
Office Foundations OEC
Office Management & Technology AAS

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage, Kodiak   (Kodiak)
Office Foundations CT1
Office Management & Technology AAS
Office Management & Technology CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage, Mat-Su   (Palmer)
Office Management & Technology AAS

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage, Prince William Sound   (Valdez)
Office Management & Technology AAS
Office Management & Technology CT1
Office Management & Technology CT2
Office Managment & Technology CT1