Transportation Workers, All Other (53-6099)

Occupation description:  All transportation 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 816836 2.536 5795
United States 38,00041,200 8.31,700 2,7004,710

Job outlook

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


Wage data is not available.

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
2,738417 15.243.5 32.5
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation642
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation249
UI claimants previously working in occupation165
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 615
Number of job position postings 62
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 9.9

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