Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists (19-1023)
Study the origins, behavior, diseases, genetics, and life processes of animals and wildlife. May specialize in wildlife research and management. May collect and analyze biological data to determine the environmental effects of present and potential use of land and water habitats.
Employment and Job Openings
|Employment||Average Annual Openings|
|2018 Estimate||2028 Projection||Percent Change||Labor Force Exits||Occupation Transfers||Total|
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with high employment opportunities.
|Mean Wage||Wage by Percentile|
|Balance of State||40.76||25.83||32.10||39.00||46.16||53.63|
* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.