Communications Equipment Operators, All Other (43-2099)

Occupation description:  All communications equipment operators not listed separately.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 3638 5.60 11
United States 3,3003,500 5.620 6080

Job outlook

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

2015 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 20.1912.6715.15 19.3924.7928.58
Alaska 20.3916.2118.84 20.6722.6523.84

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
5214 26.945.5 40.9
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation10
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation4
UI claimants previously working in occupation5
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 146
Number of job position postings 3
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 48.7

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