Construction and Related Workers, All Other (47-4099)

Occupation description:  All construction and related workers not listed separately.

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 906907 0.10 1414
United States 35,40037,800 6.9240 540780

Job outlook

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

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 19.4611.7014.00 17.7323.0429.78
Alaska 32.3318.1927.23 33.8738.3044.05
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 32.8317.7428.45 34.5238.7844.78

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1,348445 33.038.6 28.6
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation348
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation58
UI claimants previously working in occupation357
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 1,458
Number of job position postings 45
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 32.4

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