Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents (41-3031)

Buy and sell securities or commodities in investment and trading firms, or provide financial services to businesses and individuals. May advise customers about stocks, bonds, mutual funds, commodities, and market conditions.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 165 160 -3.03 4 11 14
United States 442400 460900 0.0 11700 31100 44600
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 46.41 17.74 22.08 31.14 55.78 *
Alaska 33.08 20.17 22.18 25.48 31.50 60.76
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 34.89 15.66 21.94 26.04 31.66 67.72
Balance of State 30.42 20.83 22.42 25.06 31.21 58.62

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