Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers (47-1011)

Occupation description:  Directly supervise and coordinate activities of construction or extraction workers.

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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 810835 3.126 5281
United States 602,500678,300 12.620,500 40,40068,480

Job outlook

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

2019 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 34.3520.5425.68 31.8341.1351.40
Alaska 43.9026.8732.79 40.5848.7962.53
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 43.3926.4632.74 42.6249.1960.64
Fairbanks North Star Borough 40.1629.7433.85 39.2446.3851.47
Balance of State 45.4726.7032.47 38.6249.0873.40

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
1,087376 34.667.6 54.7
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation283
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation187
UI claimants previously working in occupation248
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 426
Number of job position postings 31
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 13.7

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

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: More than 5 years On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

Advanced Framing Techniques
AK Warm - Energy Use Software, an Introduction for Builders
AK Warm Basics 101
AKWarm for Building Energy Design and Analysis
Anatomy of a Cold Weather Window: 2-Hour
Anatomy of a Cold Weather Window: 8-Hour
Appropriate Sustainable Design of Buildings and Constructions
BEES - Alaska Building Energy Efficiency Standard
BEES Certification 2008
Blower Door Introduction
Blower Door Testing Certification Workshop
Blueprint Reading Basics
Breathing in Buildings – 3-Hour
Breathing in Buildings - 4-Hour

Bricklayer Apprenticeship

Build America in Alaska
Build America Program: Help for Builders
Building on the Edge: Better Building through Common Sense
Building Science and Technology in the North
Building Science for Dummies
Building the P.E.R.S.I.S.T. House
Caulking the Weathertight Building Envelope
Changes to IRC for 2006
Climate Change Impact on Shelter and Infrastructure in the North
CO - Are You Alarmed: 1-Hour
CO - Are You Alarmed: 2-Hour
Cold Climate Homebuilding: Contractor Residential Endorsement Workshop
Cold Climate Homebuilding: Foundations
Cold Climate Homebuilding: Making Houses Work
Cold Climate Homebuilding: Roofs
Cold Climate Homebuilding: Walls
Complying with Ventilations Requirements of BEES
Construction Planning and Management: Rural Focus
Construction Planning and Management: Urban Focus

Construction Technology

Energy Programs in Alaska
Energy Retrofit of an Existing Home
Energy, Alternative Energy Systems and Infrastructure
Exterior Ventilated Cladding
Flashing/Indoor Air Quality
Flashing: the Naked Truth
Foundations and Crawl Space Ventilations
Getting to Zero Energy in Alaska Homes
Green Building Products
Hand and Power Tool Safety
Health House 1: The Health House Advantage
Health House 2: Building the Health House
Healthy Air: What You Should Know about the Air You Breathe
Ice Dams and Icicles = Heat Loss
Introduction to Green Building
Introduction to Green Building - 4 hour version
Introduction to Solar Energy Design
Introduction to Solar Thermal Energy
Is Your Garage Making You Sick: House-Garage Connection
Log Homebuilding Design and Techniques: 06-Hour
Log Homebuilding Design and Techniques: 08-Hour
Log Homebuilding Design and Techniques: 16-Hour
Maritime Building Considerations: 1-Hour
Maritime Building Considerations: 2-Hour
Mold and Moisture in the Healthy House
Multi-Family Buildings: How are they Different from Single Family Homes
NAHB Green Building Guide Section 1: Introduction and Lot Design, Preparation and Development
NAHB Green Building Guide Section 2: Resource Efficiency
NAHB Green Building Guide Section 3a: Energy Efficiency 1
NAHB Green Building Guide Section 3b: Energy Efficiency 2
NAHB Green Building Guide Section 4: Water Efficiency
NAHB Green Building Guide Section 5: Indoor Environment Quality
NAHB Green Building Guide Section 6: Operation, Maintenance, and Homeowner Education
NAHB Green Building Guide Section 7: Global Impact
NAHB Green Building Guide Section 8: Sustainable Community Development
NAHB Green Building Guidelines Section 2: Resource Efficiency
NAHB Green Building Guidelines: Building Green in Alaska
No Birds Just BEES
Of Mold, Moisture and Other Things
Passive Ventilation
Preventing and Solving Air Quality Problems in Homes
Proposed Changes to BEES
Radon Control Strategies for New and Existing Homes
Rating a Log Home
Remote Construction Techniques
Solutions to Preventing Moisture Scare
Structural Insulated Panel Systems: Preventing Failures
Successful Building Envelopes: 1-Hour
Successful Building Envelopes: 2-Hour
Summer Symposium
Sustainable and Appropriate Shelter Issues for First Nations Peoples
The Business Case for Green Building Development
The Effect Energy has on Building Development
The How’s and Whys of Building Diagnostics
The Nature of Wood: 1-Hour
The Nature of Wood: 2-Hour
The New State of the Art CCHRC Research and Testing Facility
Ventilation Strategies for Existing Homes
Ventilation Strategies for New Homes
Ventilation System Design and Installation
Ventilation: Understanding ASHRAE 62.2
Vinyl Windows in the Arctic
Weatherization Technician 1 Training
Weatherization Technician 2 Training
What’s New in Residential Building Codes
Where Health and Housing Meet

ABC of Alaska   (Anchorage)
Carpenter Apprenticeship
Concrete and Masonry
Confined Space Entry
Electrical Hazards
Electrician Apprenticeship
Fall Protection
Fire Detection and Protection
Fire Prevention
Hazard Communication
Hazard Recognition Training, 16-Hour EM 385-1-1
Hazard Recognition Training, 40-Hour EM 385-1-1
Health Hazards in Construction
Insulator Apprenticeship
Introduction to OSHA - Construction
Introduction to OSHA - General Industry
Lockout and Tagout
Machine Guarding
OSHA 10-Hour Outreach for Construction
OSHA 10-Hour Outreach for General Industry
OSHA 30-Hour Outreach for Construction
OSHA 30-Hour Outreach for General Industry
Personal Protective Equipment
Pipefitter Apprenticeship
Plumbing Apprenticeship
Safety Programs and Subpart C
Sprinkler Fitter Apprenticeship
Stairways and Ladders
Standards and Inspection Procedures
Walking and Working Surfaces

Alaska Carpenters Training Trust   (Anchorage)
Carpentry/Carpenter Apprenticeship Certificate
Scaffold Erector

Alaska Craftsman Home Program   (Anchorage)
Advanced Cold Climate Home Building Techniques
Building Energy Efficiency Standard
How to Choose a Contractor

Alaska Housing Finance Corporation   (Anchorage)
Air Leakage
Building Compliance Certification 2012
Building Science Basics
Doors and Windows
Ice Dams
Lighting and Appliances
Read Your Rating
Secrets and Science of Energy Efficiency

Alaska Job Corps   (Palmer)
Carpentry Helper - Level 1
Pre-Apprentice Electrician

Alaska Joint Electrical Apprenticeship and Training Trust   (Anchorage)
Inside Wireman Certificate

Alaska Petroleum Academy   (Kenai)
Confined Space Entry (8 Hours)
Confined Space Rescue (16 Hours)

Alaska Teamster-Employer Service Training Trust   (Anchorage)
OSHA 10 Hour General Construction
OSHA 30 Hour General Construction

Alaska Technical Center   (Kotzebue)
Construction Trades
Construction Trades/Plumbing Systems/Electrical Systems
NCCER Carpentry
NCCER Core Curriculum

Alaska Trowel Trades   (Anchorage)
Plasterers & Cement Masons Certificate

Alaska West Training Center   (Fairbanks)
Fall Protection - S08
Permit Required Confined Space Entry - S01
Permit Required Confined Space Entry and Fire Watch - S01a
Permit Required Confined Space Rescue - S02

Alaska Works   (Anchorage)
Electrical Pre-Apprenticeship Training
Pipeline Training
Women in the Trades

American Health and Safety, LLC   (Fairbanks)
Aerial and Scissor Lift Training
Fall Protection
OSHA 10 Hours
OSHA 30 Hours

Amundsen Educational Center   (Soldotna)
Advanced Residential Construction Voc Diploma
Residential Construction Voc Diploma

Associated General Contractors of Alaska   (Anchorage)
AK CESCL 1-Day Certification Renewal
Alaska Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead Storm Water Training (AK-CESCL)
Construction Quality Management Training
Writing a Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP)

AVTEC   (Seward)
Confined Space Entry/Rescue
Construction Technology
Industrial Electricity Certificate
Plumbing and Heating Certificate

Beacon Occupational Health and Safety Services   (Anchorage)
Confined Space Entry (OSHA and NSTC Offered)
Confined Space Rescue (OSHA)
Fall Protection (NSTC and OSHA Offered)

Center for Employment Education   (Anchorage)
OSHA 10 hour
OSHA 30 hour

Environmental Management Inc   (Anchorage)
Asbestos Abatement Certification Certificate
Confined Space Procedures Certificate
EPA/AHERA Inspector Initial Certificate
EPA/AHERA Management Planner Initial Certificate
EPA/AHERA Management Planner Refresher Certificate
EPA/Lead Renovation, Repair, and Painting Certificate
Hazardous Painter Initial - 16 Hours Certificate
Hazardous Painter Refresher - 8 Hours Certificate
OSHA 10/30 Hour General Industry
OSHA Construction Outreach - 10 Hours Certificate
OSHA Construction Outreach - 30 Hours Certificate
OSHA General Industry Outreach - 30 Hours Certificate
Scaffold Safety and Fall Protection Certificate
Trenching, Excavating & Shoring Certificate

Fairbanks Area Plumber and Pipefitters   (Fairbanks)
Plumbing and Pipefitting Apprenticeship

Fairbanks Carpenter Training Center   (Fairbanks)
Carpentry Apprenticeship
Carpentry Journeyman Skills Enhancement

Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers Local 97   (Anchorage)
Insulators/Asbestos Apprenticeship

Ilisagvik College   (Barrow)
Carpentry I Endorsement
Construction Management Endorsement
Construction Technology AAS
Construction Technology I Certificate
Construction Technology II Certificate
Electrical I Endorsement
Pipefitting I Endorsement
Pipeline Insulation I Endorsement
Plumbing I Endorsement
Scaffolding I Endorsement

International Union of Painters and Allied Trades, Local 1959   (Anchorage)
Drywall Finisher
Floor Covering
Glazier - Glassworker

LTR Training Systems, Inc.   (Anchorage)
Bear Awareness & Handgun Defense
Confined Space Entry
Confined Space Rescue

Northern Industrial Training   (Palmer)
Aerial Lift/008
Confined Space Entry/011
Confined Space Entry/011
Energy Isolation-Lockout/Tag Out/018
Fall Protection Authorized User
Fall Protection Competent Person / 015
Fall Protection Introduction to Industrial Rescue/014
Fall Protection, Introduction to Industrial Rescue/014
OSHA 10 Hour Construction / 020 Training
OSHA 10 Hour General Industry / 021
OSHA 30 Hour Construction / 022
OSHA 30 Hour General Industry / 023
OSHA Aerial Platform - Manlift in Alaska
Project Management & HSET
Project Management 115 Hour
Project Management/TRADES615

Painters and Allied Trades, Alaska Local 1959   (Anchorage)
Drywall Finishers
Floor Coverers

Partners for Progress in Delta, Inc   (Delta Junction)
Basic Hand & Power Tools
Electrical Training
Facilities Maintenance
Mathematics for the Trades

Plumbers & Steamfitters Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee   (Anchorage)
Plumbers and Pipefitters Apprenticeship

Satori Group Inc   (Anchorage)
AHERA Building Inspector Initial Certificate
AHERA Building Inspector Refresher Certificate
Asbestos Awareness Certificate
Asbestos Contractor/Supervisor Initial Certificate
Asbestos Contractor/Supervisor Refresher Certificate
Asbestos Operations and Maintenance Certificate
Confined Space Entry Certificate
Fall Protection
Lead Awareness Certificate
OSHA Outreach Training, 10 Hour Certificate
OSHA Outreach Training, 30 Hour Certificate
Renovation Repair Painting (RRP) Initial
Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Refresher
Trenching and Excavation Competent Person Training Certificate

Southwest Alaska Vocational and Education Center   (Igiugig)
Building Construction & Repair Certificate
Carpentry & Plumbing Certificate
General Maintenance Tech Certificate
NCCER Carpentry Core and Level I Certificate
NCCER Core Curriculum - Fiberglass

TSS - The Safety Specialists   (Ketchikan)
OSHA Compliance Training

University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Electrical OEC

University of Alaska Anchorage, Kodiak   (Kodiak)
Construction Technology CT1

University of Alaska Anchorage, Mat-Su   (Palmer)
Residential Air Condition & Refrigeration OEC
Residential Heat/Vent OEC

University of Alaska Fairbanks, Bristol Bay   (Dillingham)
Basic Carpentry OEC

University of Alaska Fairbanks, Chukchi   (Kotzebue)
Basic Carpentry OEC

University of Alaska Fairbanks, Kuskokwim   (Bethel)
Basic Carpentry OEC

University of Alaska Fairbanks, Northwest   (Nome)
Basic Carpentry OEC

University of Alaska Fairbanks, Rural College   (Fairbanks)
Associate of Science OEC
Basic Carpentry OEC

University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
Building Energy Retrofit Technician OEC
Construction Technology AAS
Construction Technology CT2
Construction Technology OEC

University of Alaska Southeast, Sitka   (Sitka)
Construction Technology OEC

University of Alaska, Mining and Petroleum Training Service   (Soldotna)
Confined Space Entry
PC Well Intervention Supervisory Level
Well Control Drilling Level Surface Stack
Well Control Introductory Level Surface Stack
Well Control Supervisory Level Surface Stack
Well Control Supervisory Level Surface/Subsea

Vocational Training and Resource Center   (Juneau)

Wisdom & Associates, Inc.   (Kenai)
2009 International Residential Code, Part 1
2009 Uniform Plumbing Code
2009 Uniform Plumbing Code, Alternative Pipe Sizing Methods
2009 Uniform Plumbing Code, Water Heaters
2012 International Residential Code
2012 International Residential Code, Part 2
2012 Uniform Plumbing Code
2012 Uniform Plumbing Code, Water Heaters
Advanced Blower Door
Advanced Building Science
AEE - Certified Energy Auditor Class
Basic Blower Door
Basic Building Science
Basic Building Science Review
Benchmarking & Utility Analysis
Benchmarking & Utility Analysis - AHFC Sponsored
Blower Door & Pressure Diagnostics
BPI Field Testing Procedure Review
Building Compliance Certification 2012
Building Science Review
Building Techniques for Cold Climates
Building Techniques for Cold Climates & Residential Endorsement Test Prep
Commissioning & Retro-Commissioning - AHFC Sponsored
Energy Efficient Retrofits of Existing Buildings (Module 9) - AHFC Sponsored
ICF Wall Requirements - AHFC Sponsored
Introduction & History to Green Building & Environmental Issues - AHFC Sponsored
Is this House Sick?
Killer Houses: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly
Lead Safety for Repairs, Renovations & Painting - Alaska
Lighting Retrofit Fundamentals
Lighting Retrofit Fundamentals - AHFC Sponsored
NAHB's Green Building for Building Professionals
Negative Pressure Imbalances
Overview of the BEES Ventiliation Standard
Policy & Codes That Support Energy - AHFC Sponsored
Remote Wall Systems
Residential Endorsement Test Prep Course
Residential Lighting & Efficiency
Roofs - AHFC Sponsored
Sizing of Heating Systems with AkWarm
The Economics of Energy Efficiency - Financial Costs & Benefits - AHFC Sponsored
Thermal Envelope & Heating Analysis
Thermal Envelope & Heating Analysis - AHFC Sponsored
Understanding Building Energy Use/Building Behavior - AHFC Sponsored

Yuut Elitnaurviat   (Bethel)
Construction Trades Certificate