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Fallers (45-4021)

Use axes or chainsaws to fell trees using knowledge of tree characteristics and cutting techniques to control direction of fall and minimize tree damage.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 60 52 -13.33 2 7 8
United States 6600 5400 0.0 200 700 800
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 23.81 14.22 16.79 20.76 31.17 38.71

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