Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Natural Sciences Managers (11-9121)

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as life sciences, physical sciences, mathematics, statistics, and research and development in these fields. Excludes Architecture and Engineering Managers (11-9041) and Computer and Information Systems Managers (11-3021).
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 196 199 1.53 4 13 17
United States 63500 67200 0.0 1400 4400 6100
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 74.49 34.33 48.92 66.32 91.35 *
Alaska 54.86 38.34 46.13 53.96 62.13 73.42
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 57.77 42.10 49.06 56.26 63.77 75.36
Fairbanks North Star Borough 55.62 41.82 46.24 53.13 58.14 71.57
Balance of State 50.29 28.49 42.95 50.50 59.85 67.63

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.