Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive (43-6014)

Perform routine clerical and administrative functions such as drafting correspondence, scheduling appointments, organizing and maintaining paper and electronic files, or providing information to callers. Excludes legal, medical, and executive secretaries (43-6011 through 43-6013).
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 3587 3700 3.15 187 221 419
United States 2382500 2170000 0.0 116700 138100 233500
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with very high employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 19.43 12.32 14.99 18.68 23.49 28.41
Alaska 21.40 14.19 17.07 20.84 25.52 30.01
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 21.33 14.00 17.01 20.98 25.24 29.87
Fairbanks North Star Borough 21.88 14.31 17.22 21.41 25.71 30.84
Balance of State 21.35 14.37 17.09 20.36 25.91 29.97

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