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Outdoor Power Equipment and Other Small Engine Mechanics (49-3053)

Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul small engines used to power lawn mowers, chain saws, recreational sporting equipment and related equipment.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 120 136 13.33 5 8 15
United States 34900 36900 0.0 1400 2200 3800
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 18.79 11.71 14.46 18.04 22.68 27.61
Alaska 21.65 16.31 17.68 19.96 25.62 30.34

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