Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Packers and Packagers, Hand (53-7064)

Pack or package by hand a wide variety of products and materials.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 595 627 5.38 37 51 91
United States 673400 650000 0.0 39600 55700 93000
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with high employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 14.07 9.92 11.62 13.49 15.83 19.03
Alaska 17.01 12.12 13.56 16.24 19.17 23.91
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 17.31 12.09 13.80 16.69 19.43 24.29
Fairbanks North Star Borough 16.91 11.59 12.83 16.24 19.43 23.95
Balance of State 14.83 12.68 13.34 14.43 15.58 18.05

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