Logging Workers, All Other (45-4029)

Occupation description:  All logging workers not listed separately.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 4344 2.30 11
United States 4,5004,100 -7.50 110110

Job outlook

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

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 19.5012.3316.01 18.7322.6827.61

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
6825 36.840.4 29.8
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation32
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation3
UI claimants previously working in occupation22
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 205
Number of job position postings 9
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 22.8

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

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