Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other (49-9099)

Occupation description:  All, installation, maintenance, and repair 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 1,2311,289 4.76 1925
United States 163,500170,600 4.3710 2,5003,200

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 20.1010.8613.85 18.5024.9431.04
Alaska 36.9719.7927.49 34.7850.6457.89
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 30.5614.1325.70 31.6236.3739.66
Fairbanks North Star Borough 23.6811.0313.91 26.5131.3335.42
Balance of State 43.1525.2529.36 47.4755.5759.85

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1,542345 22.447.1 37.4
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation396
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation124
UI claimants previously working in occupation131
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 522
Number of job position postings 73
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 7.2

Alaska Licensing Information

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

Training Resources

Vocational Training and Resource Center   (Juneau)
Electronics Technician