Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan (43-4111)

Occupation description:  Interview persons by telephone, mail, in person, or by other means for the purpose of completing forms, applications, or questionnaires. Ask specific questions, record answers, and assist persons with completing form. May sort, classify, and file forms.

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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 89100 12.45 612
United States 194,700205,700 5.710,700 12,50024,300

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 16.6210.6112.91 15.9219.3823.79
Alaska 17.6813.0114.66 17.0319.9023.33
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 18.5413.2315.54 17.9920.9323.83
Southeast Region 14.8312.7813.52 14.7716.1317.76

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
14615 10.345.2 37.0
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation60
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation4
UI claimants previously working in occupation10
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 152
Number of job position postings 26
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 5.8

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