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)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2016 estimate2026 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 1,0251,042 1.738 5999
United States 175,800190,300 8.26,700 10,50018,650

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 20.4311.2714.24 18.6525.2531.24
Alaska 34.5818.5424.13 32.3044.7657.53
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 28.0915.4321.10 28.3534.9638.66
Southeast Region 28.5210.9126.00 32.0534.7937.34
Balance of State 43.8025.7030.26 47.3856.6261.26

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1,931699 36.245.6 36.3
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation309
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation104
UI claimants previously working in occupation153
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 627
Number of job position postings 68
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 9.2

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

 Degree
Vocational Training and Resource Center   (Juneau)
Electronics Technician