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Personal Financial Advisors (13-2052)

Advise clients on financial plans using knowledge of tax and investment strategies, securities, insurance, pension plans, and real estate. Duties include assessing clients' assets, liabilities, cash flow, insurance coverage, tax status, and financial objectives.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 168 162 -3.57 4 9 12
United States 271700 290800 0.0 6400 14900 23200
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 58.89 21.20 28.58 42.95 75.49 *
Alaska 49.35 21.79 27.03 36.74 51.39 97.75
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 48.42 21.66 26.10 35.91 52.45 95.77

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