Postal Service Mail Carriers (43-5052)
Occupation description: Sort mail for delivery. Deliver mail on established route by vehicle or on foot.
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|Average employment||Average annual openings|
|2010 estimate||2020 projection||Percent change||Growth||Replacement||Total|
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|Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
|Wage by Percentile|
|Anchorage/Mat-Su Area (MSA)||24.63||26.54||28.45||25.15||27.16||27.17|
|Fairbanks North Star Borough (MSA)||(2)||26.32||(2)||22.16||27.16||27.45|
(2) indicates that the confidence interval value could not be calculated.
Labor Force Indicators
|2011 Worker Characteristics|
|Total workers||Nonresident workers||Percent nonresident||Percent age 45 plus||Percent age 50 plus|
|2011 Potential Supply|
|Qualified but working in another occupation||1|
|Currently employed in a lower paid occupation||1|
|UI claimants previously working in occupation||2|
|2011 ALEXsys Employment Data|
|Number of registrants||126|
|Number of job position postings||16|
|Ratio of registrants to job position postings||7.9|
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|