Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Receptionists and Information Clerks (43-4171)

Answer inquiries and provide information to the general public, customers, visitors, and other interested parties regarding activities conducted at establishment and location of departments, offices, and employees within the organization. Excludes Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service (43-2011).
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 3063 3287 7.31 185 242 449
United States 1101500 1160800 0.0 65800 86100 157900
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with very high employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 15.58 10.59 12.69 14.96 18.19 21.71
Alaska 17.41 11.37 13.65 17.26 20.27 24.21
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 17.42 11.86 14.09 17.21 19.89 23.93
Fairbanks North Star Borough 15.20 10.45 11.25 13.40 19.54 22.78
Balance of State 18.57 11.77 15.38 18.28 22.06 25.85

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