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Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 121 113 -6.61 3 7 9
United States 110400 105000 0.0 2500 6400 8400
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 38.65 20.78 26.37 34.51 47.03 62.28
Alaska 36.20 23.59 27.18 31.25 41.33 52.20
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 36.20 23.59 27.18 31.25 41.33 52.20

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