Logisticians (13-1081)

Occupation description:  Analyze and coordinate the logistical functions of a firm or organization. Responsible for the entire life cycle of a product, including acquisition, distribution, internal allocation, delivery, and final disposal of resources. Excludes Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers (11-3071).

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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 381391 2.69 2737
United States 148,700159,000 6.93,800 10,80015,630

Job outlook

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

2019 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 37.8321.1627.44 35.9446.2757.88
Alaska 45.1727.6133.10 41.7652.3271.51
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 48.4128.7635.93 44.8155.8679.03
Fairbanks North Star Borough 37.5027.0029.69 35.3842.4654.11
Balance of State 41.4724.6729.70 37.3650.8866.19

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
32571 21.832.7 24.0
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation106
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation87
UI claimants previously working in occupation34
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 258
Number of job position postings 10
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 25.8

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

Education: Bachelor’s degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

North Star Computing   (Fairbanks)
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