Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Biological Scientists, All Other (19-1029)

All biological scientists not listed separately.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 441 442 0.23 7 34 41
United States 47100 49800 0.0 800 3700 4700
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with moderate employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 43.22 23.59 31.12 41.00 50.55 65.88
Alaska 41.38 28.44 34.42 41.30 48.12 53.62
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 40.42 23.26 32.23 41.30 48.12 53.62
Balance of State 43.69 33.18 36.71 42.45 50.87 53.73

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