Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Maintenance Workers, Machinery (49-9043)

Lubricate machinery, change parts, or perform other routine machinery maintenance. Excludes Maintenance and Repair Workers, General (49-9071).
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 285 309 8.42 11 16 29
United States 81100 85400 0.0 3100 4400 8000
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 24.98 15.47 19.02 24.08 29.96 36.44
Alaska 30.62 16.01 24.00 30.03 37.57 46.03
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 26.38 15.58 19.92 27.16 31.42 37.34
Balance of State 33.93 20.78 27.56 33.45 40.23 48.74

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