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May 2020 Wages in Alaska - Anchorage/Mat-Su Area

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These wage data are grouped into 22 occupational groupings. Click on the following group title to go to those occupations.

 

Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Management.
Management
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
11-2011 Advertising and Promotions Managers 40.05 21.86 31.95 38.23 46.77 62.80
11-9041 Architectural and Engineering Managers 67.48 43.93 53.16 65.34 78.31 95.17
11-1011 Chief Executives 86.01 33.38 53.77 75.13 * *
11-3111 Compensation and Benefits Managers 56.92 34.70 38.35 49.10 71.67 87.01
11-3021 Computer and Information Systems Managers 58.32 36.50 46.43 56.73 67.25 82.56
11-9021 Construction Managers 48.66 17.39 35.24 47.85 61.03 76.02
11-9039 Education Administrators, All Other 39.48 21.28 29.85 38.28 49.36 59.32
11-9032 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 115,940 84,640 108,750 120,920 133,130 151,460
11-9033 Education Administrators, Postsecondary 66.15 33.58 45.96 70.61 88.21 99.28
11-9031 Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 27.43 21.69 24.73 27.44 29.92 31.57
11-9161 Emergency Management Directors 42.79 24.99 28.79 34.46 48.11 82.56
11-3031 Financial Managers 54.93 34.10 40.41 50.65 62.93 79.80
11-9051 Food Service Managers 27.41 16.57 20.69 26.39 31.48 43.44
11-1021 General and Operations Managers 58.03 26.37 36.06 51.54 68.96 *
11-3121 Human Resources Managers 54.05 33.67 39.90 48.49 61.33 81.06
11-3051 Industrial Production Managers 72.23 44.27 57.99 65.50 79.54 *
11-1031 Legislators 71,420 21,210 21,750 51,090 51,100 *
11-9081 Lodging Managers 36.28 20.88 24.69 31.84 47.85 58.45
11-2021 Marketing Managers 49.02 29.33 35.87 43.77 55.56 72.39
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers 56.42 29.67 35.24 48.05 64.16 92.81
11-9121 Natural Sciences Managers 57.77 42.10 49.06 56.26 63.77 75.36
11-9141 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 34.02 14.73 21.98 30.38 37.55 53.49
11-3061 Purchasing Managers 53.31 28.94 41.22 50.61 61.62 79.55
11-2022 Sales Managers 40.70 21.00 26.70 37.12 48.76 64.44
11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers 39.82 23.75 29.62 37.64 47.94 57.76
11-3131 Training and Development Managers 45.25 23.51 28.31 38.27 53.03 68.54
11-3071 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 48.01 30.93 38.71 45.68 56.28 68.88

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Business and Financial Operations.
Business and Financial Operations
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
13-2011 Accountants and Auditors 39.02 24.02 29.18 36.50 45.37 59.98
13-2031 Budget Analysts 40.24 29.40 34.41 40.15 44.74 53.95
13-1031 Claims Adjusters, Examiners, and Investigators 37.15 23.25 28.22 36.69 45.37 53.63
13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists 35.79 25.83 28.39 33.60 39.79 51.13
13-1041 Compliance Officers 39.93 24.99 29.22 36.68 48.12 56.71
13-1051 Cost Estimators 39.33 18.86 25.89 32.87 54.05 68.42
13-2071 Credit Counselors 26.31 19.59 21.66 24.88 30.85 36.77
13-2061 Financial Examiners 32.20 21.61 24.01 31.88 37.64 46.42
13-1131 Fundraisers 29.16 20.23 22.54 31.22 36.13 38.80
13-1071 Human Resources Specialists 32.35 18.37 23.28 30.59 39.13 49.50
13-2053 Insurance Underwriters 36.20 23.59 27.18 31.25 41.33 52.20
13-1075 Labor Relations Specialists 36.71 10.46 29.58 41.15 46.39 49.63
13-2072 Loan Officers 38.56 11.63 19.95 31.38 47.37 65.99
13-1081 Logisticians 50.24 27.50 34.42 45.10 58.86 85.37
13-1111 Management Analysts 49.30 32.05 37.85 46.64 55.59 67.73
13-1161 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 32.02 18.26 23.49 32.39 39.59 46.53
13-1121 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 23.58 13.02 15.35 25.72 29.52 32.02
13-2052 Personal Financial Advisors 48.42 21.66 26.10 35.91 52.45 95.77
13-2081 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents 44.18 28.45 33.15 43.29 53.08 63.76
13-2082 Tax Preparers 37.73 25.76 28.59 42.05 46.88 49.78
13-1151 Training and Development Specialists 20.16 10.45 10.45 10.46 28.78 39.17

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Computer and Mathematical.
Computer and Mathematical
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
15-2031 Operations Research Analysts 35.44 20.58 22.94 29.87 44.20 63.33
15-2041 Statisticians 46.08 31.78 39.38 45.12 53.95 63.75

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Architecture and Engineering.
Architecture and Engineering
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
17-1011 Architects, Except Landscape and Naval 48.72 35.49 41.58 47.69 56.14 64.00
17-3011 Architectural and Civil Drafters 35.66 22.95 28.56 35.39 41.93 48.87
17-1021 Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 40.82 30.41 35.64 42.94 46.50 49.11
17-2041 Chemical Engineers 56.59 22.28 28.21 42.14 78.97 *
17-3022 Civil Engineering Technicians 33.24 19.45 25.05 31.19 41.66 49.11
17-2051 Civil Engineers 50.35 32.23 37.90 47.49 60.04 72.91
17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers 58.70 35.93 43.34 57.38 73.44 87.58
17-3023 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians 40.16 21.53 30.69 42.13 50.49 57.98
17-3012 Electrical and Electronics Drafters *** ***
17-2071 Electrical Engineers 54.83 26.48 35.38 54.20 70.42 86.05
17-2072 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 51.19 42.22 44.55 49.66 58.12 63.82
17-2199 Engineers, All Other 54.10 21.95 43.69 57.23 69.42 76.97
17-3025 Environmental Engineering Technicians 36.76 15.74 27.21 35.03 42.00 57.11
17-2081 Environmental Engineers 47.78 29.38 38.04 49.05 57.69 63.77
17-2111 Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 48.22 16.95 18.93 44.67 63.62 88.99
17-2112 Industrial Engineers 59.17 35.57 42.53 56.37 75.55 91.36
17-3027 Mechanical Engineering Technicians 33.80 26.30 28.94 32.63 38.77 46.08
17-2141 Mechanical Engineers 50.00 28.75 35.88 49.84 63.04 76.07
17-2171 Petroleum Engineers 72.73 44.74 53.48 65.56 80.07 *
17-3031 Surveying and Mapping Technicians 30.21 20.01 25.79 29.35 35.00 39.59
17-1022 Surveyors 44.73 32.54 37.56 44.81 52.99 59.86

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Life, Physical, and Social Science.
Life, Physical, and Social Science
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
19-3091 Anthropologists and Archeologists 44.05 24.92 32.90 41.25 46.75 58.41
19-2021 Atmospheric and Space Scientists 41.90 26.93 30.89 40.94 52.26 61.02
19-1029 Biological Scientists, All Other 40.42 23.26 32.23 41.30 48.12 53.62
19-4021 Biological Technicians 20.92 16.44 18.53 20.70 23.26 25.57
19-2031 Chemists 43.35 26.66 33.50 43.26 52.62 61.56
19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists 41.18 24.86 30.17 39.96 49.73 61.14
19-1031 Conservation Scientists 35.48 23.16 26.65 32.01 39.04 52.26
19-3011 Economists 38.31 22.02 29.01 37.51 46.67 54.05
19-2041 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 37.99 24.80 28.68 35.47 45.07 57.97
19-2042 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 50.36 26.10 35.73 49.50 62.52 78.22
19-4099 Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other 33.01 18.32 20.94 31.20 44.42 51.80
19-2099 Physical Scientists, All Other 52.81 39.01 45.38 53.63 60.50 65.69
19-3039 Psychologists, All Other 56.11 49.06 52.46 56.92 60.49 63.16
19-3099 Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other 40.95 29.39 34.42 39.52 45.42 55.16
19-3051 Urban and Regional Planners 43.16 30.72 35.03 42.28 51.34 61.22
19-1023 Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists 36.95 26.27 31.06 35.56 42.44 50.64

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Community and Social Services.
Community and Social Services
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
21-1021 Child, Family, and School Social Workers 27.88 20.47 23.16 26.81 31.77 37.51
21-2011 Clergy 21.84 12.89 13.81 15.33 32.47 38.02
21-1099 Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other 18.44 14.08 15.91 17.40 18.88 26.76
21-1094 Community Health Workers 19.67 11.17 15.94 18.35 23.43 29.32
21-2021 Directors, Religious Activities and Education 28.84 20.97 22.70 25.37 30.66 45.56
21-1012 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 32.83 20.79 24.40 30.91 40.10 50.01
21-1091 Health Educators 35.46 23.74 28.69 33.03 41.79 51.96
21-1022 Healthcare Social Workers 29.40 17.25 20.46 31.09 36.88 40.72
21-1023 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers 21.51 13.31 15.11 18.98 26.82 33.51
21-1015 Rehabilitation Counselors 21.36 15.69 16.96 19.07 24.03 30.38
21-1093 Social and Human Service Assistants 20.36 15.15 16.79 19.09 23.35 28.30
21-1029 Social Workers, All Other 35.39 17.59 23.70 40.11 45.37 49.50
21-1018 Substance Abuse, Behavioral Disorder, and Mental Health Counselors 29.64 18.17 21.85 27.83 36.26 45.31

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Legal.
Legal
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
23-1022 Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators 43.12 36.89 41.44 44.39 47.65 49.62
23-1011 Lawyers 55.18 33.97 40.73 50.51 61.80 79.40
23-2099 Legal Support Workers, All Other 34.74 20.93 24.65 31.49 43.58 51.69
23-2011 Paralegals and Legal Assistants 27.94 16.33 19.82 27.66 32.29 41.30
23-2093 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers 27.88 16.91 20.00 26.35 33.13 42.45

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Education, Training, and Library.
Education, Training, and Library
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
25-3011 Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 27.37 19.40 21.70 24.91 33.03 39.51
25-9099 Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other 23.34 15.83 18.78 21.59 24.70 33.99
25-2021 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 77,300 53,390 62,320 75,990 93,030 108,190
25-1071 Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 74,050 46,060 67,720 75,960 86,240 100,920
25-9031 Instructional Coordinators 34.89 21.58 27.48 34.43 40.17 50.27
25-4031 Library Technicians 22.48 16.61 19.20 22.11 25.15 29.23
25-2022 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 84,270 56,750 67,160 81,870 102,800 121,760
25-1072 Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary * * * * * *
25-2011 Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 16.14 10.74 11.60 14.02 17.42 20.78
25-2031 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 83,600 55,890 68,220 81,460 101,170 120,070
25-3021 Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 23.30 13.82 18.34 21.99 24.78 32.70
25-3097 Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers 57,110 31,460 38,820 49,270 73,970 94,850
25-1194 Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 36.13 21.55 28.95 40.33 45.52 48.82

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media.
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
27-4011 Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 20.24 10.20 12.96 18.56 24.21 35.75
27-2022 Coaches and Scouts 51,730 21,770 24,820 43,860 72,850 97,410
27-4032 Film and Video Editors 21.70 13.02 15.11 19.03 24.32 37.98
27-1023 Floral Designers 16.47 13.08 14.60 16.74 18.54 19.66
27-1024 Graphic Designers 33.70 19.12 24.77 32.69 44.73 49.03
27-3099 Media and Communication Workers, All Other 26.06 10.97 11.99 28.36 33.38 39.51
27-1026 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 18.26 13.60 15.54 17.39 19.31 26.08
27-4021 Photographers 22.00 11.29 13.96 20.72 24.77 34.70
27-2012 Producers and Directors 30.27 19.61 22.18 27.34 36.99 47.88
27-3031 Public Relations Specialists 34.28 21.37 26.59 32.44 39.64 53.64
27-3042 Technical Writers 30.76 20.36 24.27 29.47 37.45 44.35

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Healthcare Practitioner and Technical.
Healthcare Practitioner and Technical
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
29-2031 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 30.38 15.37 19.27 28.95 39.10 49.12
29-1011 Chiropractors 43.22 32.36 34.94 39.08 52.74 60.90
29-1021 Dentists, General 101.03 35.04 47.19 * * *
29-2032 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 47.82 37.44 42.16 47.47 54.72 61.25
29-1031 Dietitians and Nutritionists 36.59 22.68 27.68 34.60 42.47 49.96
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 33.65 26.01 29.81 33.11 36.20 41.07
29-2035 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 43.84 33.65 39.67 44.46 49.24 55.64
29-1171 Nurse Practitioners 57.67 30.71 51.92 58.96 66.37 80.00
29-1122 Occupational Therapists 44.73 32.45 39.92 44.92 50.15 59.54
29-2081 Opticians, Dispensing 28.81 18.72 25.53 29.25 33.52 37.73
29-1041 Optometrists 65.67 42.11 48.17 59.25 66.08 *
29-1051 Pharmacists 69.42 56.72 65.61 71.83 79.20 87.84
29-2052 Pharmacy Technicians 21.67 16.30 18.15 21.41 24.84 28.51
29-1123 Physical Therapists 50.03 33.67 41.98 48.32 60.02 73.02
29-1071 Physician Assistants 72.07 43.42 54.19 61.79 76.81 *
29-2053 Psychiatric Technicians 20.40 16.44 17.86 20.33 23.20 24.95
29-2034 Radiologic Technologists 36.80 26.63 30.63 36.47 43.69 48.52
29-1141 Registered Nurses 45.34 30.14 36.23 45.01 53.97 60.82
29-1126 Respiratory Therapists 34.34 24.32 28.03 34.37 40.25 47.33
29-1127 Speech-Language Pathologists 43.08 26.16 36.49 43.85 50.28 59.74
29-2055 Surgical Technologists 32.81 24.43 28.11 32.93 37.51 41.14
29-1129 Therapists, All Other 24.57 13.33 15.15 17.96 24.07 54.55
29-1131 Veterinarians 51.72 20.92 35.28 45.53 56.48 86.58
29-2056 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 20.91 15.87 18.62 21.61 23.80 25.16

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Healthcare Support.
Healthcare Support
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
31-9091 Dental Assistants 22.05 16.74 18.75 21.61 24.52 29.38
31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other 23.55 15.41 19.11 25.75 28.32 30.24
31-9011 Massage Therapists 37.28 10.64 12.37 37.84 58.03 64.46
31-9092 Medical Assistants 22.02 16.92 18.83 21.91 24.83 28.45
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers 23.94 16.92 18.88 22.50 27.48 32.02
31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists 16.20 10.88 12.09 14.64 19.44 24.22
31-9097 Phlebotomists 20.34 15.95 17.11 18.95 22.77 27.82
31-2021 Physical Therapist Assistants 27.84 17.30 18.90 26.79 34.80 44.84
31-9096 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 15.97 11.12 12.08 15.41 19.15 22.99

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Protective Service.
Protective Service
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
33-9091 Crossing Guards *** ***
33-3021 Detectives and Criminal Investigators 60.83 34.41 50.03 67.03 71.54 77.67
33-2011 Firefighters 26.20 11.83 13.58 27.13 37.55 42.91
33-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 37.63 17.73 20.05 43.00 49.05 52.93
33-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 65.54 39.29 59.25 69.49 77.25 82.12
33-9092 Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service 15.84 10.76 11.46 14.31 20.25 23.80
33-3051 Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 46.36 31.71 36.78 45.00 57.52 63.02
33-9021 Private Detectives and Investigators 37.48 21.87 28.94 40.41 45.14 48.59
33-9032 Security Guards 21.46 13.67 16.00 19.10 24.34 35.17
33-9093 Transportation Security Screeners 21.91 19.25 19.26 21.47 23.25 25.54

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Food Preparation and Serving Related.
Food Preparation and Serving Related
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
35-3011 Bartenders 12.31 10.46 10.98 11.77 13.53 15.16
35-1011 Chefs and Head Cooks 28.63 20.50 22.37 25.50 35.06 40.75
35-2011 Cooks, Fast Food 15.15 10.97 11.46 12.25 14.22 18.20
35-2012 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria 19.38 11.99 14.32 18.28 23.29 29.90
35-2014 Cooks, Restaurant 14.62 11.09 12.00 14.04 17.20 19.41
35-2015 Cooks, Short Order 16.71 10.81 11.63 15.35 22.14 24.48
35-9011 Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers 14.49 11.04 11.53 12.34 13.65 15.40
35-9021 Dishwashers 11.98 10.46 10.90 11.70 12.61 14.42
35-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers 18.01 11.36 12.88 16.43 20.41 28.80
35-9099 Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers, All Other 13.59 10.35 11.00 12.07 14.97 19.27
35-2021 Food Preparation Workers 14.93 11.22 12.14 14.08 16.96 20.07
35-9031 Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop 12.84 10.82 11.31 12.55 14.25 15.29
35-3031 Waiters and Waitresses 12.41 10.47 11.03 11.71 12.50 15.42

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance.
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
37-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers 25.67 16.06 19.12 24.60 32.02 37.96
37-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers 40.92 25.67 34.24 44.15 49.25 52.32
37-3019 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other 19.73 14.27 16.30 18.24 21.77 29.23
37-2011 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 16.48 11.36 13.07 16.10 19.12 22.97
37-3011 Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers 17.23 12.71 13.91 16.34 19.29 24.44
37-2012 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 15.11 11.20 12.58 14.77 17.87 19.65
37-3013 Tree Trimmers and Pruners 29.57 18.23 21.98 29.91 36.49 40.72

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Personal Care and Service.
Personal Care and Service
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
39-3091 Amusement and Recreation Attendants 14.47 10.85 11.62 13.49 16.23 20.21
39-6011 Baggage Porters and Bellhops 11.83 10.85 11.19 11.76 12.33 12.83
39-9011 Childcare Workers 13.96 11.15 11.80 12.94 15.26 18.47
39-9031 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 19.68 11.29 13.09 18.89 24.13 28.89
39-5012 Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 14.27 11.02 11.55 12.44 14.72 21.61
39-5092 Manicurists and Pedicurists 12.76 10.64 10.64 10.65 16.00 18.45
39-2021 Nonfarm Animal Caretakers 16.66 11.05 11.89 14.49 19.91 27.43
39-9032 Recreation Workers 17.23 10.97 11.74 16.77 19.69 25.37
39-5094 Skincare Specialists 23.28 13.26 16.80 22.28 25.48 38.28
39-3031 Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers 11.80 10.76 11.10 11.66 12.22 12.69

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Sales and Related.
Sales and Related
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents 26.36 12.71 16.63 25.58 32.48 40.25
41-2011 Cashiers 14.55 11.11 12.06 13.85 15.97 19.32
41-2021 Counter and Rental Clerks 17.41 11.49 12.90 14.98 18.57 27.57
41-9011 Demonstrators and Product Promoters 17.05 11.24 12.12 15.49 19.13 23.07
41-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 35.42 21.77 25.31 33.40 40.92 52.82
41-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers 24.91 14.90 17.71 22.43 28.66 38.17
41-3021 Insurance Sales Agents 33.47 17.16 20.06 26.25 34.99 58.18
41-2022 Parts Salespersons 23.67 13.81 18.89 22.90 27.87 35.77
41-9021 Real Estate Brokers 35.04 26.57 28.83 31.61 43.44 50.61
41-9022 Real Estate Sales Agents 35.74 21.07 28.09 35.68 43.09 50.69
41-2031 Retail Salespersons 16.71 11.30 12.32 14.57 18.50 25.05
41-9099 Sales and Related Workers, All Other 15.35 11.59 13.02 14.28 15.55 18.74
41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 28.88 17.57 21.30 26.19 32.96 42.34
41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 41.68 18.00 25.62 33.20 49.74 65.74
41-3031 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 34.89 15.66 21.94 26.04 31.66 67.72
41-3041 Travel Agents 22.48 14.21 17.58 21.53 25.19 32.12

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Office and Administrative Support.
Office and Administrative Support
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
43-3011 Bill and Account Collectors 25.46 17.21 20.45 23.46 28.48 39.70
43-3021 Billing and Posting Clerks 23.52 16.65 20.10 23.46 27.61 30.90
43-3031 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 23.63 14.96 18.76 23.30 28.49 32.40
43-4011 Brokerage Clerks 25.57 15.31 21.61 25.94 29.56 31.75
43-5011 Cargo and Freight Agents 20.52 14.42 16.65 18.78 25.78 29.70
43-5021 Couriers and Messengers 18.38 13.34 14.67 17.69 21.96 24.79
43-4031 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks 23.18 17.28 18.13 20.92 25.19 30.90
43-4051 Customer Service Representatives 19.54 11.42 14.15 18.55 23.69 29.66
43-9021 Data Entry Keyers 16.13 13.11 13.99 15.47 17.79 20.06
43-5032 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 26.49 14.37 18.35 25.20 33.12 41.11
43-6011 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 29.73 20.45 24.14 29.37 34.96 39.61
43-4071 File Clerks 17.61 10.93 11.89 16.89 21.75 25.58
43-3099 Financial Clerks, All Other 23.09 13.38 17.41 22.11 26.63 31.73
43-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 32.38 19.49 24.93 30.92 38.82 47.71
43-4081 Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks 12.75 10.60 11.07 11.87 13.98 17.02
43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping 23.21 16.77 19.00 23.13 27.21 30.53
43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other 22.78 14.22 18.76 23.25 27.16 30.32
43-9041 Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks 28.97 17.53 20.54 24.26 34.75 47.41
43-6012 Legal Secretaries 24.41 17.54 19.16 25.12 29.01 33.30
43-4121 Library Assistants, Clerical 17.30 13.26 14.15 15.60 19.46 25.09
43-4131 Loan Interviewers and Clerks 22.82 14.00 18.02 22.62 27.91 31.55
43-9051 Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service 19.27 12.76 16.79 19.69 22.53 24.30
43-6013 Medical Secretaries 19.96 15.81 17.13 19.31 23.12 25.45
43-4141 New Accounts Clerks 17.49 13.47 15.43 17.37 19.40 22.91
43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other 24.88 16.78 19.18 23.01 29.20 36.72
43-9061 Office Clerks, General 21.95 13.96 17.02 20.77 25.79 31.08
43-9071 Office Machine Operators, Except Computer 16.77 10.87 11.51 14.06 20.71 26.80
43-4151 Order Clerks 19.37 14.21 16.33 19.35 22.54 24.75
43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 25.03 19.21 21.48 24.46 28.52 32.11
43-5031 Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 35.30 20.98 24.36 36.08 45.51 49.98
43-5051 Postal Service Clerks 26.18 20.81 22.62 25.52 30.29 30.90
43-5052 Postal Service Mail Carriers 25.19 17.80 19.24 23.53 31.27 31.27
43-5053 Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators 23.26 17.02 18.16 21.28 30.15 30.29
43-3061 Procurement Clerks 26.09 19.96 23.18 24.60 28.68 31.25
43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 26.22 16.46 19.95 25.14 31.39 38.16
43-4171 Receptionists and Information Clerks 17.42 11.86 14.09 17.21 19.89 23.93
43-4181 Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks 20.91 12.84 14.46 18.22 27.92 33.02
43-6014 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 21.33 14.00 17.01 20.98 25.24 29.87
43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks 21.74 14.46 16.82 19.83 26.89 30.41
43-2011 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service 16.11 11.59 13.44 16.27 18.31 19.99
43-3071 Tellers 16.25 12.97 14.14 16.25 18.30 19.60

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry.
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
45-2092 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 16.13 11.18 12.74 15.19 18.31 22.53

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Construction and Extraction.
Construction and Extraction
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
47-2031 Carpenters 33.12 21.51 25.78 32.28 37.70 44.64
47-4011 Construction and Building Inspectors 45.93 26.96 32.52 42.06 51.36 60.61
47-2061 Construction Laborers 26.02 16.44 21.05 24.97 30.01 36.27
47-5011 Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas 33.38 25.82 28.74 33.41 38.76 41.95
47-2111 Electricians 33.57 15.47 22.95 35.67 44.41 48.83
47-2121 Glaziers 29.35 18.64 25.76 30.03 35.18 38.77
47-4041 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 30.33 21.31 23.89 27.23 30.37 50.64
47-3012 Helpers--Carpenters 17.43 12.17 13.79 16.65 20.95 24.23
47-3015 Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 22.11 14.84 17.25 21.99 27.62 30.22
47-4051 Highway Maintenance Workers 30.53 23.10 26.83 29.20 32.17 43.42
47-2073 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 36.70 24.58 29.40 35.27 41.53 50.14
47-2141 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 28.99 19.90 22.59 27.64 35.24 41.89
47-2071 Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 22.07 19.37 20.33 21.98 23.64 25.39
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 42.17 29.49 35.46 43.35 48.83 53.81
47-2181 Roofers 28.66 14.54 19.33 31.38 36.68 40.30
47-5012 Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas 45.49 25.44 41.37 45.77 50.08 54.73
47-5071 Roustabouts, Oil and Gas 25.09 16.90 20.87 26.08 29.54 31.83
47-5013 Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining 28.54 18.77 25.03 28.57 31.67 38.69
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers 23.35 16.22 17.39 19.34 30.14 36.19
47-2221 Structural Iron and Steel Workers 36.58 24.72 32.56 36.77 41.07 48.16
47-1011 Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers 44.42 26.86 32.56 42.19 51.09 64.00

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Installation, Maintenance, and Repair.
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
49-3011 Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 31.77 17.36 24.63 33.06 38.41 42.87
49-3021 Automotive Body and Related Repairers 26.87 17.70 21.86 26.25 30.24 38.42
49-3023 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 22.66 11.72 14.24 18.73 29.29 37.39
49-2091 Avionics Technicians 32.45 25.92 27.56 30.29 37.50 40.62
49-3031 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 30.45 19.07 24.92 29.63 36.69 43.70
49-2011 Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 23.84 15.97 20.35 23.58 27.95 31.65
49-2094 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 34.96 22.80 32.90 36.75 40.30 41.83
49-2095 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay 53.59 40.17 49.27 55.90 61.18 64.47
49-9051 Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 46.02 29.15 39.02 47.72 56.32 61.49
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 43.48 27.02 33.45 41.30 51.80 61.99
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 36.41 28.81 32.99 36.66 39.72 46.60
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 19.35 11.95 14.01 18.32 24.35 29.42
49-9031 Home Appliance Repairers 21.16 13.68 16.67 20.27 24.85 30.89
49-9041 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 34.24 19.64 24.60 32.93 38.42 49.65
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 28.16 15.39 21.67 25.38 34.29 44.25
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 24.45 15.49 18.18 23.18 29.85 36.18
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 26.38 15.58 19.92 27.16 31.42 37.34
49-9062 Medical Equipment Repairers 31.88 25.61 27.21 29.88 35.33 43.02
49-9044 Millwrights 31.15 22.84 27.01 30.82 36.18 40.12
49-3042 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 36.38 24.22 31.92 36.89 42.09 48.86
49-3051 Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians 21.93 15.68 17.95 21.78 26.12 29.77
49-2021 Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers 27.37 17.34 23.99 28.08 31.24 36.67
49-2098 Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 32.94 17.47 22.98 33.73 43.41 48.83
49-2022 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 38.45 27.56 32.86 38.90 46.13 50.59
49-9052 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 33.16 19.39 25.93 33.22 39.05 48.30
49-3093 Tire Repairers and Changers 14.56 11.91 12.98 14.27 15.75 18.47

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Production.
Production
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
51-3011 Bakers 15.99 12.73 13.67 15.23 17.81 19.69
51-3021 Butchers and Meat Cutters 22.78 16.39 19.17 22.86 25.90 30.68
51-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 43.26 24.77 28.53 37.65 58.50 74.84
51-3092 Food Batchmakers 18.27 11.82 13.66 17.36 22.57 27.63
51-8092 Gas Plant Operators 35.63 23.32 28.49 35.50 43.34 49.30
51-9198 Helpers--Production Workers 18.58 11.11 12.78 18.33 22.90 26.24
51-9061 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 30.37 14.55 24.40 29.53 37.02 42.56
51-6011 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers 15.92 11.00 12.04 14.84 19.20 21.72
51-4041 Machinists 31.06 21.58 23.52 27.99 39.16 44.67
51-9082 Medical Appliance Technicians 20.44 15.86 17.31 19.70 22.76 24.65
51-8093 Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers 38.08 18.29 22.23 33.83 51.16 68.75
51-8013 Power Plant Operators 43.20 26.15 36.10 44.45 51.41 59.44
51-5113 Print Binding and Finishing Workers 15.08 10.78 11.46 13.03 17.46 23.65
51-5112 Printing Press Operators 19.83 11.11 12.84 19.93 25.61 30.08
51-9199 Production Workers, All Other 21.36 11.15 12.22 16.21 24.92 45.46
51-9012 Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 33.58 15.55 19.52 23.99 31.73 80.93
51-8031 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 37.55 24.77 32.27 38.59 45.32 49.45
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 35.48 22.64 27.78 35.66 43.83 49.04

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Hourly wage rates for some occupations where workers typically work fewer than 2,080 hours per year are not available. In these cases, annual wages are provided.

This table includes the wage data by occupation for Anchorage/Mat-Su Area in the occupational grouping of Transportation and Material Moving.
Transportation and Material Moving
  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
SOCOccupation TitleMean 10th25thMedian75th90th
53-2021 Air Traffic Controllers *** ***
53-2022 Airfield Operations Specialists 33.86 20.19 28.01 32.07 41.97 47.70
53-2011 Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers 190,260 64,270 96,890 186,600 * *
53-6031 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants *** ***
53-5021 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels *** ***
53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 14.77 10.32 12.35 14.30 17.26 19.68
53-2012 Commercial Pilots 127,470 21,460 61,960 86,120 166,590 *
53-3031 Driver/Sales Workers 17.99 12.56 14.20 16.80 19.48 24.65
53-3032 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 28.67 15.18 22.02 27.89 31.97 44.72
53-7051 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 21.61 11.63 14.98 19.41 28.27 31.06
53-7062 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 19.07 12.22 13.68 16.47 22.65 29.95
53-3033 Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers 24.80 14.21 17.39 23.49 31.36 38.41
53-3099 Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other 31.67 26.37 29.52 31.75 33.99 38.46
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand 17.31 12.09 13.80 16.69 19.43 24.29
53-6021 Parking Lot Attendants 14.40 11.00 12.03 13.78 15.79 19.28
53-7081 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 23.44 12.20 13.75 19.04 35.34 39.33
53-5011 Sailors and Marine Oilers *** ***

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* indicates the wage is not available.