Telemarketers (41-9041)

Occupation description:  Solicit donations or orders for goods or services over the telephone.

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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 4951 4.13 58
United States 216,600216,600 0.012,900 20,40033,300

Job outlook

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

2019 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 14.319.2110.66 12.6416.3321.39
Alaska 13.1010.4811.92 13.3014.5015.34

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
6310 15.931.6 28.1
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation25
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation1
UI claimants previously working in occupation11
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 204
Number of job position postings 5
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 40.8

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

Education: No formal educational credential Work experience: None On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training