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Library Assistants, Clerical (43-4121)

Compile records, sort, shelve, issue, and receive library materials such as books, electronic media, pictures, cards, slides and microfilm. Locate library materials for loan and replace material in shelving area, stacks, or files according to identification number and title. Register patrons to permit them to borrow books, periodicals, and other library materials. Excludes Library Technicians (25-4031).
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 386 373 -3.37 30 27 56
United States 94400 91600 0.0 7400 6600 13700
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with moderate employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 14.78 9.45 11.17 13.81 17.58 22.08
Alaska 18.30 12.89 14.76 17.46 21.28 26.25
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 17.30 13.26 14.15 15.60 19.46 25.09
Balance of State 18.67 12.07 15.46 18.00 22.15 27.36

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