Legislators (11-1031)

Occupation description:  Develop, introduce or enact laws and statutes at the local, tribal, State, or Federal level. Includes only workers in elected positions.

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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 n/an/an/a n/an/an/a
United States 55,50059,400 7.11,600 2,4004,390

Job outlook

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

2019 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 49,44017,69019,070 29,27075,520100,470
Alaska 75,69031,60051,190 51,21063,700126,190
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area *** ***
Balance of State *** ***

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1748 4.676.9 66.5
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation179
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation60
UI claimants previously working in occupation6
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 15
Number of job position postings 0
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 0.0

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

Education: Bachelor’s degree Work experience: Less than 5 years On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University   (JBER)
Human Security & Resilience MS

University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Public Administration MPA

University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
Public Administration M.PA

Wayland Baptist University   (Anchorage)
Public Administration (M.P.A) MA