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Insulation Workers, Mechanical (47-2132)

Apply insulating materials to pipes or ductwork, or other mechanical systems in order to help control and maintain temperature.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 88 93 5.68 2 8 10
United States 25400 27600 0.0 600 2400 3300
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 26.67 15.78 19.06 24.05 31.06 43.81
Alaska 38.91 26.57 28.56 31.75 39.88 71.80

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