Motorboat Operators (53-5022)

Occupation description:  Operate small motor-driven boats. May assist in navigational activities.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska n/an/an/a n/an/an/a
United States 4,7005,000 6.330 180210

Job outlook

  • Alaska: The job outlook for Alaska is not available.


2015 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 19.889.3211.67 17.6928.2433.95
Alaska 32.2427.2130.03 32.9035.3837.13
Balance of State 32.4526.9530.72 33.3135.5837.14

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
6448 75.054.5 50.0
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation13
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation6
UI claimants previously working in occupation8
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 51
Number of job position postings 1
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 51.0

Alaska Licensing Information

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

Education: Postsecondary non-degree award Work experience: Less than 5 years On-the-job training: None