Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment (53-7061)

Occupation description:  Wash or otherwise clean vehicles, machinery, and other equipment. Use such materials as water, cleaning agents, brushes, cloths, and hoses. Excludes Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners (37-2011).

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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 729775 6.339 65109
United States 369,200408,700 10.720,100 33,70057,750

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 13.439.2110.75 12.4015.0018.76
Alaska 14.109.9011.07 13.1216.1419.09
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 14.439.9011.21 13.5316.9019.34
Fairbanks North Star Borough 12.899.9010.59 12.1313.9115.57

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
956192 20.118.4 13.4
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation292
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation9
UI claimants previously working in occupation102
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 713
Number of job position postings 150
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 4.8

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

Education: No formal educational credential Work experience: None On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training