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Legal Secretaries (43-6012)

Perform secretarial duties using legal terminology, procedures, and documents. Prepare legal papers and correspondence, such as summonses, complaints, motions, and subpoenas. May also assist with legal research.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 394 345 -12.44 19 22 36
United States 180100 142500 0.0 8300 9800 14300
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with moderate employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 25.36 14.24 17.83 23.55 31.54 39.55
Alaska 24.81 17.94 19.19 24.96 29.60 35.09
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 24.41 17.54 19.16 25.12 29.01 33.30
Fairbanks North Star Borough 21.22 15.23 18.31 19.75 24.92 29.81
Balance of State 27.41 19.56 21.07 25.61 34.06 37.83

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