Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers (33-3051)
Maintain order and protect life and property by enforcing local, tribal, State, or Federal laws and ordinances. Perform a combination of the following duties: patrol a specific area; direct traffic; issue traffic summonses; investigate accidents; apprehend and arrest suspects, or serve legal processes of courts.
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|
|Fairbanks North Star Borough||43.03||29.22||31.73||43.06||51.15||59.27|
|Balance of State||38.09||14.16||19.81||36.98||49.36||63.20|
* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.