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Emergency Management Directors (11-9161)

Plan and direct disaster response or crisis management activities, provide disaster preparedness training, and prepare emergency plans and procedures for natural (e.g., hurricanes, floods, earthquakes), wartime, or technological (e.g., nuclear power plant emergencies or hazardous materials spills) disasters or hostage situations.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 71 71 0 2 4 6
United States 9900 10400 0.0 300 500 900
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 40.53 20.30 26.76 36.66 50.42 68.69
Alaska 46.07 25.91 32.11 42.09 54.67 80.58
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 42.79 24.99 28.79 34.46 48.11 82.56

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