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Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists (13-1161)

Research market conditions in local, regional, or national areas, or gather information to determine potential sales of a product or service, or create a marketing campaign. May gather information on competitors, prices, sales, and methods of marketing and distribution.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 137 146 6.57 3 11 15
United States 681900 821100 0.0 17700 59100 90700
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 35.56 17.01 23.10 31.64 44.73 61.26
Alaska 31.58 18.76 22.83 31.56 38.97 45.65
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 32.02 18.26 23.49 32.39 39.59 46.53
Balance of State 31.64 20.16 22.49 29.04 38.19 44.16

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