Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other (43-9199)

Occupation description:  All office and administrative support workers not listed separately.

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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 5,5355,927 7.1249 364652
United States 243,200265,400 9.111,100 16,20029,510

Job outlook

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

2019 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 18.4110.7712.22 17.0522.7728.70
Alaska 24.5516.0418.87 23.1328.5135.82
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 25.1016.0318.87 23.3529.3337.88
Fairbanks North Star Borough 21.6317.0018.40 22.0725.0026.10
Balance of State 24.2015.9018.95 23.2028.0434.36

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
7,946790 9.931.1 23.5
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation2,436
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation549
UI claimants previously working in occupation699
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 3,316
Number of job position postings 533
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 6.2

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

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