Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers (51-9061)
Occupation description: Inspect, test, sort, sample, or weigh nonagricultural raw materials or processed, machined, fabricated, or assembled parts or products for defects, wear, and deviations from specifications. May use precision measuring instruments and complex test equipment.
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Employment and Job Openings  (click here for the 10-year forecast)
|Employment||Average annual openings|
|2018 estimate||2028 projection||Percent change||Labor force exits||Occupation transfers||Total|
- Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with moderate employment opportunities. Read more.
|Mean Wage||Wage by Percentile|
|Fairbanks North Star Borough||38.32||25.85||29.47||41.49||45.75||48.32|
|Balance of State||40.50||15.63||29.54||44.11||50.61||59.01|