Tile and Marble Setters (47-2044)

Occupation description:  Apply hard tile, marble, and wood tile to walls, floors, ceilings, and roof decks.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 3331 -6.10 00
United States 55,10058,700 6.4350 7701,130

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 21.1611.4914.85 18.9425.7734.59

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
5016 32.033.3 17.9
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation15
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation7
UI claimants previously working in occupation9
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 57
Number of job position postings 0
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 0.0

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

Education: No formal educational credential Work experience: None On-the-job training: Long-term on-the-job training

Training Resources

 Degree
Bricklayer Apprenticeship

 Degree
ABC of Alaska   (Anchorage)
Concrete and Masonry

 Degree
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades, Local 1959   (Anchorage)
Floor Covering

 Degree
Painters and Allied Trades, Alaska Local 1959   (Anchorage)
Floor Coverers