Chemists | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Chemists (19-2031)

Conduct qualitative and quantitative chemical analyses or experiments in laboratories for quality or process control or to develop new products or knowledge. Excludes Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers (19-2042) and Biochemists and Biophysicists (19-1021).
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 77 88 14.29 1 6 8
United States 87700 90900 0.0 1500 6600 8400
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with low employment opportunities.
2021 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 42.85 23.12 29.59 38.19 51.51 64.80
Alaska 47.95 25.64 36.00 46.21 62.61 65.43

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