New Accounts Clerks (43-4141)

Occupation description:  Interview persons desiring to open accounts in financial institutions. Explain account services available to prospective customers and assist them in preparing applications.

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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 3839 2.62 24
United States 42,00039,400 -6.21,700 2,5003,940

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 18.5012.9014.93 17.5720.9624.67
Alaska 20.0214.6816.48 19.3423.4027.84
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 20.1213.8516.01 19.0723.9829.10

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
454 8.926.8 19.5
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation16
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation3
UI claimants previously working in occupation2
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 93
Number of job position postings 4
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 23.2

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

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: None On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

Training Resources

University of Alaska Fairbanks, CTC   (Fairbanks)
Financial Services Rep OEC

University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
Financial Institutions OEC

Wayland Baptist University   (Anchorage)
Banking and Finance BAS