Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers (49-2011)

Occupation description:  Repair, maintain, or install computers, word processing systems, automated teller machines, and electronic office machines, such as duplicating and fax machines.

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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 128132 3.14 812
United States 119,500117,700 -1.53,900 7,50011,220

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 20.2312.3115.09 19.0124.2529.98
Alaska 22.3515.0617.76 22.0127.1130.79
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 22.6914.4118.27 22.7027.2730.95
Balance of State 20.4115.3716.98 19.8123.9128.06

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
21050 23.847.0 36.7
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation40
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation7
UI claimants previously working in occupation14
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 104
Number of job position postings 5
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 20.8

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

Education: Some college, no degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training

Training Resources

Alaska Computer Business Solutions LLC   (Anchorage)
CompTIA A+ Part 1
CompTIA A+ Part 2

Satori Group Inc   (Anchorage)
AHERA Management Planner Refresher

Vocational Training and Resource Center   (Juneau)
Basic Electronics
PC Maintenance and Repair

WinCertification   (Red Devil)
CompTIA CySA + Cybersecurity Analyst
CompTIA: A+ Computer Repair Technician
Computer Repair for the Youth

Alaska Economic Trends articles

Employment in Computer–Related Occupations (July 1983)