Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other (51-2099)

Occupation description:  All assemblers and fabricators 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 173186 7.51 45
United States 240,700252,200 4.81,150 5,1706,320

Job outlook

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

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 14.939.2410.69 13.7317.9522.78
Alaska 18.8512.8715.82 18.3522.2726.01
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 18.1112.7315.61 17.8421.0024.11
Fairbanks North Star Borough 21.0112.7816.75 21.2226.0929.11

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
21531 14.424.6 19.5
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation76
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation6
UI claimants previously working in occupation55
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 276
Number of job position postings 57
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 4.8

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