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Riggers (49-9096)

Set up or repair rigging for construction projects, manufacturing plants, logging yards, ships and shipyards, or for the entertainment industry.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 34 38 11.76 1 3 4
United States 22100 23300 0.0 500 1700 2300
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 25.49 15.62 18.60 24.45 30.27 37.59
Alaska 32.64 23.40 27.21 31.14 35.87 39.56
Balance of State 30.53 20.78 26.49 31.28 35.97 38.92

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