Hazardous Materials Removal Workers (47-4041)
Identify, remove, pack, transport, or dispose of hazardous materials, including asbestos, lead-based paint, waste oil, fuel, transmission fluid, radioactive materials, or contaminated soil. Specialized training and certification in hazardous materials handling or a confined entry permit are generally required. May operate earth-moving equipment or trucks.
Employment and Job Openings
|Employment||Average Annual Openings|
|2018 Estimate||2028 Projection||Percent Change||Labor Force Exits||Occupation Transfers||Total|
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with moderate employment opportunities.
|Mean Wage||Wage by Percentile|
|Balance of State||32.27||10.34||18.01||30.15||46.32||55.58|
* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.