Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers (49-2011)

Occupation description:  Repair, maintain, or install computers, word processing systems, automated teller machines, and electronic office machines, such as duplicating and fax machines.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 146161 10.32 35
United States 131,600134,800 2.4320 2,5402,860

Job outlook

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


2015 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 18.7510.6913.46 17.7122.9128.65
Alaska 21.5415.4717.24 20.6224.6128.70
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 21.4015.1517.23 20.8024.8728.82
Southeast Region 20.7215.6817.07 20.0724.3827.87

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1607 4.447.1 38.1
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation32
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation2
UI claimants previously working in occupation9
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 96
Number of job position postings 3
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 32.0

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

Education: Some college, no degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training

Training Resources

 Degree
Alaska Computer Business Solutions LLC   (Anchorage)
CompTIA A+ Part 1
CompTIA A+ Part 2

 Degree
Charter College, Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Computer Technician Certificate

 Degree
Ilisagvik College   (Barrow)
COMP TIA A+ Certification Certificate

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Bristol Bay   (Dillingham)
Info Technology Specialist AAS
Info Technology Specialist CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Chukchi   (Kotzebue)
Info Technology Specialist AAS
Info Technology Specialist CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, CTC   (Fairbanks)
Info Technology Specialist AAS
Info Technology Specialist CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Interior Alaska   (Fairbanks)
Info Technology Specialist AAS
Info Technology Specialist CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Kuskokwim   (Bethel)
Info Technology Specialist AAS
Info Technology Specialist CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Northwest   (Nome)
Info Technology Specialist AAS
Info Technology Specialist CT2

 Degree
Vocational Training and Resource Center   (Juneau)
Basic Electronics
PC Maintenance and Repair

 Degree
WinCertification   (Red Devil)
CompTIA A+ Microcomputer Systems/A+ Computer Technician
CompTIA: A+ Computer Repair Technician
Computer Repair
Computer Repair for the Youth

Alaska Economic Trends articles

Employment in Computer–Related Occupations (July 1983)