Computer User Support Specialists (15-1151)
Occupation description: Provide technical assistance to computer users. Answer questions or resolve computer problems for clients in person, or via telephone or electronically. May provide assistance concerning the use of computer hardware and software, including printing, installation, word processing, electronic mail, and operating systems. Excludes Network and Computer Systems Administrators (15-1142).
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Labor Force Indicators
|2016 Worker Characteristics
|Total workers||Nonresident workers
||Percent nonresident||Percent age 45 plus||Percent age 50 plus
|2016 Potential Supply
|Qualified but working in another occupation||265
|Currently employed in a lower paid occupation||83
|UI claimants previously working in occupation||61
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Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training
|Education: Some college, no degree
||Work experience: None
||On-the-job training: None
Alaska Economic Trends articles
Alaska’s IT Workers (April 2013)