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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Alaska: Both Sexes

(Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)


       

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates

21 to 74 years                                             311,570   $28,588      26.0     163,895   $38,301      30.6

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                             1,750   $70,948      46.0       1,255   $77,244      47.9
General and Operations Managers                              2,860   $51,880      40.5       2,205   $56,574      39.7
Legislators                                                    195   $42,344      41.8         110   $42,344      39.8
Advertising and Promotions Managers                             65   $23,438      29.9          30   $45,385      21.9
Marketing and Sales Managers                                 1,040   $42,015      43.0         790   $48,478      49.7
Public Relations Managers                                      110   $53,333      75.0          95   $63,214      74.0
Administrative Services Managers                               280   $50,286      16.9         240   $51,714      17.6
Computer and Information Systems Managers                      325   $54,821      50.9         280   $60,577      51.8
Financial Managers                                           1,755   $47,513      43.2       1,435   $50,280      43.5
Human Resources Managers                                     1,145   $45,648      37.8         900   $50,588      43.3
Industrial Production Managers                                 275   $53,750      29.3         195   $57,083      33.8
Purchasing Managers                                            505   $46,875      39.7         410   $45,500      39.5
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers             820   $40,000      18.0         640   $42,889      19.6
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                    95   $32,125      51.5          70   $46,250      35.7
Farmers and Ranchers                                           255    $7,321      34.6         115   $21,167      22.4
Construction Managers                                        2,200   $57,650      28.3       1,365   $61,304      34.7
Education Administrators                                     2,285   $48,804      74.6       1,070   $51,924      71.9
Engineering Managers                                           325   $76,181      69.0         250   $77,500      71.4
Food Service Managers                                        1,595   $30,395      17.1       1,095   $32,457      17.8
Funeral Directors                                               60   $45,865      61.0          50   $45,192      69.2
Gaming Managers                                                135   $21,042      17.0          60   $35,455      11.7
Lodging Managers                                             1,150   $27,609      29.7         535   $36,979      31.5
Medical and Health Services Managers                         1,245   $46,417      58.5         960   $49,675      57.8
Natural Sciences Managers                                       45   $60,139      79.1          30   $59,286      76.7
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           305   $32,143       8.8         180   $44,583      15.0
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   1,320   $33,462      33.9         785   $40,893      34.9
Social and Community Service Managers                        1,110   $39,911      52.0         720   $45,683      54.1
Managers, All Other                                          5,015   $47,182      43.4       3,560   $52,418      47.8

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                  95   $25,192      47.9          35   $21,389      52.9
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                     15   $15,625       5.9           4   $31,667      25.0
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products              285   $31,157      13.8         205   $35,000      11.8
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                                420   $41,339      22.2         320   $44,205      25.5
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                                325   $32,500      31.8         255   $34,957      29.0
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                        450   $40,938      45.8         320   $45,156      49.5
Cost Estimators                                                230   $51,000      14.5         190   $52,000      13.5



TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          ALASKA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations
  Specialists                                                1,975   $35,465      32.7       1,295   $39,571      31.5
Logisticians                                                   175   $39,375      32.9         135   $47,273      31.3
Management Analysts                                            835   $33,147      63.4         440   $40,833      55.9
Meeting and Convention Planners                                 25   $20,781      22.2          15   $22,500       0.0
Other Business Operations Specialists                          480   $31,986      27.2         335   $34,593      28.7
Accountants and Auditors                                     3,790   $38,667      59.9       2,710   $44,157      59.0
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                        250   $46,346      40.7         185   $49,875      45.4
Budget Analysts                                                250   $44,205      39.8         215   $43,750      40.8
Credit Analysts                                                 25   $39,250      38.5          20   $40,000      50.0
Financial Analysts                                              25   $40,417      29.2          15   $55,179       0.0
Personal Financial Advisors                                    485   $50,508      63.4         340   $61,111      70.4
Insurance Underwriters                                          80   $33,472      16.5          75   $34,028      17.3
Financial Examiners                                              4   $16,250       0.0           0         .        .
Loan Counselors and Officers                                   815   $36,989      32.4         650   $39,605      30.5
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  140   $53,571      45.7         115   $54,464      38.6
Tax Preparers                                                  190   $31,875      41.7          95   $38,472      31.6
Financial Specialists, All Other                               130   $36,429      36.7          65   $80,221      56.7

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                         835   $40,313      44.3         560   $45,350      45.6
Computer Programmers                                           630   $48,571      53.3         440   $55,429      45.9
Computer Software Engineers                                    345   $50,313      66.5         275   $50,563      68.6
Computer Support Specialists                                   675   $40,822      43.6         475   $44,722      49.4
Database Administrators                                        140   $58,929      37.9         110   $59,643      41.7
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                    415   $41,458      34.9         330   $46,063      31.1
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts                575   $40,354      30.1         355   $43,409      25.1
Actuaries                                                        4   $81,250     100.0           4   $81,250     100.0
Mathematicians                                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Operations Research Analysts                                   195   $54,167      59.7         115   $56,544      63.5
Statisticians                                                   60   $48,750     100.0          45   $50,938     100.0
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  45   $61,875      40.0          15   $95,469       0.0

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                       320   $58,636      86.2         250   $61,250      88.4
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                440   $40,511      71.1         325   $41,790      68.8
Aerospace Engineers                                             15   $27,500      12.5           4   $56,250       0.0
Agricultural Engineers                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Biomedical Engineers                                             4   $83,250      28.6           4   $83,250      28.6
Chemical Engineers                                              70   $81,429     100.0          65   $74,792     100.0
Civil Engineers                                              1,420   $57,447      79.4       1,075   $60,779      79.8
Computer Hardware Engineers                                     25   $54,444       3.8          10   $53,889      10.0
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                            500   $66,892      78.5         405   $71,106      80.5
Environmental Engineers                                        185   $51,641      93.5         140   $53,571      94.9
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety              195   $42,176      56.9         110   $51,458      48.2
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                          105   $38,512      52.3          30   $29,875      48.4



TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          ALASKA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                             15  $105,556     100.0          15  $106,111     100.0
Mechanical Engineers                                           250   $55,833      73.6         150   $61,250      82.7
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                             115   $66,607      64.1          85   $71,250      66.7
Nuclear Engineers                                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Petroleum Engineers                                            510   $79,886      86.5         380   $76,816      88.9
Engineers, All Others                                          610   $60,182      75.1         475   $61,020      72.1
Drafters                                                       435   $36,050       6.6         335   $40,625       4.2
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     1,125   $51,964      15.0         880   $55,170      14.4
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                              440   $41,250      10.4         230   $51,280       7.5

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                                50   $55,000      88.5          30   $74,000     100.0
Biological Scientists                                        1,345   $42,906      94.4         960   $47,924      96.0
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          265   $52,022      87.8         235   $53,942      89.8
Medical Scientists                                              65   $57,292     100.0          45   $55,417     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                      10   $51,719     100.0          10   $51,719     100.0
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               190   $63,125      72.3         145   $82,222      69.2
Chemists and Materials Scientists                              140   $50,139      96.5         115   $42,321      95.7
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                   1,095   $51,414      93.3         765   $57,092      92.9
Physical Scientists, All Other                                 230   $42,269      97.4         155   $45,305      98.1
Economists                                                     100   $51,830     100.0          70   $52,188     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                       75   $27,813      58.9          40   $47,083      80.5
Psychologists                                                  275   $41,111     100.0         120   $57,639     100.0
Sociologists                                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Urban and Regional Planners                                     95   $52,031      96.8          90   $52,344      96.7
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            170   $45,139      92.9          80   $55,357      97.6
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                       60   $26,705      37.3          45   $31,750      48.9
Biological Technicians                                         125   $20,156      48.0          50   $27,109      36.7
Chemical Technicians                                            45   $29,750      32.6          20   $61,875      42.9
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           105   $55,000      19.8          40   $50,729      22.0
Nuclear Technicians                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians           450   $25,500      30.2         190   $39,732      34.6

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   2,370   $32,310      59.5       1,235   $36,504      61.9
Social Workers                                               1,820   $30,350      62.5       1,025   $34,402      63.3
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists                 930   $30,089      46.1         535   $36,389      59.6
Clergy                                                       1,130   $28,387      65.0         855   $32,433      64.7
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  115   $13,897      48.7          60   $30,833      40.3
Religious Workers, All Other                                   135   $18,906      63.5          50   $26,912      47.9

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                      1,890   $70,198      99.7       1,400   $74,537     100.0
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                220   $66,667      86.7         150   $75,625      90.7
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                                675   $37,435      35.6         450   $40,523      37.7
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                            720   $35,378      39.2         430   $42,176      35.6



TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          ALASKA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates

  EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND LIBRARY OCCUPATIONS
Postsecondary Teachers                                       2,245   $37,052      86.1       1,400   $50,606      88.8
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                          1,040   $15,738      32.9         550   $20,161      35.9
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                        9,365   $37,492      92.6       6,580   $44,087      96.2
Secondary School Teachers                                    1,920   $39,845      90.2       1,510   $43,288      93.8
Special Education Teachers                                     585   $40,274      85.6         420   $45,709      93.8
Other Teachers and Instructors                               1,615   $12,273      46.6         420   $27,292      48.2
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   175   $29,500      55.2         100   $39,667      76.5
Librarians                                                     680   $36,948      78.6         335   $40,750      77.4
Library Technicians                                             80    $5,417      17.9          10   $23,333       0.0
Teacher Assistants                                           3,360   $12,376      11.2         330   $21,369      11.3
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 140   $36,875      79.3          45   $46,375      68.1

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                    815   $10,987      31.5         375   $17,431      27.6
Designers                                                    1,080   $25,548      34.0         575   $32,813      32.5
Actors                                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Producers and Directors                                        235   $30,446      61.3         130   $34,844      62.1
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers                 430   $18,413      39.2         100   $36,250      44.0
Dancers and Choreographers                                      85   $23,194      15.3          30   $26,667       0.0
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                         225   $14,464      35.3          45   $44,091      76.1
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                            55   $29,028      38.6          10   $29,167      75.0
Announcers                                                     185   $24,231      25.0          95   $25,882      34.0
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                   345   $26,627      61.9         230   $31,346      59.1
Public Relations Specialists                                   320   $40,417      58.1         230   $49,087      58.4
Editors                                                        210   $30,598      66.4         125   $38,875      70.7
Technical Writers                                              120   $32,368      56.8          40   $42,708      51.3
Writers and Authors                                            520   $20,282      60.3         210   $32,269      56.0
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  150   $23,281      40.9          55   $32,250      41.8
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                              200   $21,875      12.0         145   $22,423      16.4
Photographers                                                  270   $12,946      43.2         130   $33,750      60.6
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                         60   $21,429      31.0          25   $28,500      50.0
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      4   $83,750     100.0           4   $83,750     100.0

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  140  $121,667      87.9          65  $128,036      90.5
Dentists                                                       445  $105,833      96.6         245   $96,458      93.8
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                   110   $27,045      72.3          55   $48,125      92.9
Optometrists                                                    55   $63,188     100.0          45   $63,625     100.0
Pharmacists                                                    285   $61,146      96.1         220   $68,906      95.0
Physicians and Surgeons                                      1,185  $116,944      98.5         710  $121,974      97.7
Physician Assistants                                           215   $56,154      68.2         130   $67,083      73.5



TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          ALASKA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                     15  $202,778     100.0          10  $225,000     100.0
Registered Nurses                                            5,360   $40,634      60.6       2,865   $49,905      55.3
Audiologists                                                    25   $63,875     100.0          20   $64,750     100.0
Occupational Therapists                                        125   $33,875      94.3          55   $45,078      87.7
Physical Therapists                                            285   $40,125      90.6         130   $60,221      89.8
Radiation Therapists                                             4   $11,250       0.0           0         .        .
Recreational Therapists                                         60   $13,125      41.0          15   $25,833      56.3
Respiratory Therapists                                         130   $41,250      22.7         105   $42,411      21.5
Speech-Language Pathologists                                   215   $46,964      98.1          65   $46,917      96.9
Therapists, All Others                                         210   $30,859      82.3          90   $37,426      93.3
Veterinarians                                                  145   $49,107     100.0          60   $52,656     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                     35   $17,143      94.1          20   $45,667     100.0
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                     595   $32,313      54.0         335   $36,893      56.1
Dental Hygienists                                              390   $42,600      31.5         120   $45,139      40.7
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians               410   $39,702      19.3         265   $45,592      18.3
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                   230   $31,750       9.6         105   $46,818       9.6
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                  725   $25,960      15.6         480   $28,733      15.9
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses              625   $26,621       6.2         385   $30,777       3.4
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians             180   $26,591       1.7         135   $26,000       2.2
Opticians, Dispensing                                           75   $26,705       0.0          35   $38,750       0.0
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians             155   $27,321      22.9          90   $26,964      22.5
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                  265   $43,333      39.4         145   $45,526      34.9

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                  3,215   $20,953       9.8       1,425   $26,941       9.4
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                     10   $20,893       0.0           0         .        .
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                         65   $25,972      28.4          40   $26,719      33.3
Massage Therapists                                             185    $9,156      33.2          20   $11,125       9.1
Dental Assistants                                              725   $21,675       5.8         270   $27,206       5.2
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                 1,075   $25,321      11.5         555   $30,160       9.2

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     125   $51,705      26.0          90   $52,727      28.4
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                   280   $53,077      19.5         230   $59,821      19.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                           235   $52,708      20.8         175   $59,000      28.2
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other             270   $41,184      23.5         205   $42,105      28.6
Fire Fighters                                                  870   $38,125      11.6         565   $52,833      11.0
Fire Inspectors                                                 90   $43,750      42.4          60   $60,769      60.0
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                     770   $45,754      10.3         415   $46,806      10.9
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                          320   $50,329      52.7         255   $57,266      48.2
Fish and Game Wardens                                           70   $35,329      65.2          35   $36,908      72.7



TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          ALASKA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                      4    $6,250       0.0           0         .        .
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           1,590   $51,036      27.3       1,220   $53,250      29.6
Transit and Railroad Police                                      4    $2,500       0.0           4   $33,750       0.0
Animal Control Workers                                          45   $33,021      14.0          25   $34,750      23.1
Private Detectives and Investigators                           125   $39,063      47.2         100   $40,882      51.0
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             1,875   $23,564       9.2         895   $30,843       9.0
Crossing Guards                                                195    $7,891       6.7           4   $51,250       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                180   $16,513      48.3          65   $30,938      65.7

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                           535   $28,341      12.9         265   $29,167      12.9
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        1,205   $19,600      11.6         670   $25,225      10.3
Cooks                                                        4,550   $15,206       4.5       1,700   $21,663       5.0
Food Preparation Workers                                     1,205   $14,755       5.7         460   $20,895       6.1
Bartenders                                                   1,525   $18,182       6.7         585   $24,229       4.8
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                          510   $12,162       3.1         170   $20,000       0.0
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                  165   $11,779      13.2          60   $23,500      25.8
Waiters and Waitresses                                       2,930   $12,873       9.1         725   $21,496       9.4
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                    270   $11,667      12.7          70   $19,417       0.0
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                      240   $10,552      18.8          55   $22,917      24.5
Dishwashers                                                    495   $11,238       2.6         155   $17,096       3.8
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                         150    $8,036       5.9          50   $21,563       0.0
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                      0         .        .            0         .        .

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                           510   $26,897       6.3         350   $31,944       7.7
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                          130   $30,417      27.3          65   $36,438      37.3
Janitors and Building Cleaners                               6,805   $18,886       4.0       2,795   $28,742       5.2
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                              2,545   $11,141       3.2         725   $19,492       1.0
Pest Control Workers                                            25   $53,125       0.0          10   $21,250       0.0
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                    905   $12,887       9.1         195   $27,031      11.7

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              115   $21,250      37.9          55   $39,485      28.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                      290   $21,141      26.1         170   $31,667      32.4
Animal Trainers                                                 55   $11,167      40.7          30   $16,875      25.8
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                      205   $11,399      25.1          70   $30,417      13.0



TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          ALASKA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 275    $5,225       3.3          25   $14,464       0.0
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   15    $7,321       0.0           0         .        .
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                      50    $7,250       0.0          20   $23,214       0.0
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                      355   $15,466      10.9         120   $21,188      19.0
Funeral Service Workers                                          4   $21,250       0.0           0         .        .
Barbers                                                        125   $26,354       3.2          90   $26,042       0.0
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists               1,160   $14,591       5.0         535   $17,448       1.9
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                      215   $11,550       0.0          85   $20,682       0.0
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      160   $25,227       6.3          65   $22,273       7.6
Tour and Travel Guides                                         760   $12,560      29.9         140   $41,000      26.4
Transportation Attendants                                      540   $22,664      13.1         255   $24,939      13.2
Child Care Workers                                           4,620    $8,971       8.2       1,660   $14,436       6.7
Personal and Home Care Aides                                   700   $14,714      17.0         290   $22,177      13.4
Recreation and Fitness Workers                                 630   $20,163      28.1         290   $36,648      34.2
Residential Advisors                                            60   $25,625      19.4          40   $26,250      18.4
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                    40   $22,917       0.0          30   $23,333       0.0

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    7,065   $31,186      15.3       5,055   $35,697      15.5
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                    1,525   $35,979      20.4       1,060   $45,516      20.7
Cashiers                                                     5,055   $11,673       4.6       1,695   $20,098       3.0
Counter and Rental Clerks                                      480   $10,000       9.8         115   $21,652      13.0
Parts Salespersons                                             455   $26,366       4.4         315   $29,531       6.4
Retail Salespersons                                          6,180   $17,054      13.5       2,805   $29,184      13.7
Advertising Sales Agents                                       445   $32,895      23.0         305   $36,429      22.0
Insurance Sales Agents                                         710   $35,610      34.1         470   $38,833      32.4
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                                 290   $34,722      43.8         210   $35,156      50.5
Travel Agents                                                  510   $24,709      17.3         290   $28,631      13.5
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                     615   $31,380      19.0         465   $32,260      16.4
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing           1,825   $40,696      22.6       1,375   $43,718      25.5
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   150    $7,009       8.7          45   $12,039       0.0
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         1,210   $35,786      34.5         725   $40,729      35.6
Sales Engineers                                                 30   $62,321      46.7          30   $62,321      46.7
Telemarketers                                                  135   $12,303       9.5          55   $22,500       8.9
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                          460    $8,388      18.7         115   $18,920      11.3
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                           380   $17,339      21.1         150   $31,250      30.2

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                               5,070   $33,587      21.3       3,585   $38,471      21.7
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service             105   $19,375       0.0          65   $22,167       0.0



TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          ALASKA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                            280   $27,870       7.4         160   $29,250       3.7
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                    50   $31,042       0.0          40   $31,875       0.0
Bill and Account Collectors                                    235   $22,449       6.8         140   $27,552      11.5
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators               895   $24,915      14.4         555   $27,123       8.5
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                 5,605   $24,677       8.5       3,200   $29,531       7.0
Gaming Cage Workers                                             10   $30,833       0.0          10   $30,833       0.0
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                                 550   $28,958       7.6         355   $35,486       8.8
Procurement Clerks                                             185   $34,550       6.5         150   $33,250       2.7
Tellers                                                        830   $18,890       9.2         410   $22,374      12.4
Brokerage Clerks                                                 4   $21,875       0.0           4   $21,875       0.0
Correspondence Clerks                                           25   $26,250      25.9          15   $37,875      41.2
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           290   $30,533      20.7         230   $31,356      20.9
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                         75   $26,389      39.5          65   $27,083      45.5
Customer Service Representatives                             3,705   $22,969      11.5       2,150   $27,598      11.2
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  280   $35,000      22.3         225   $36,484      20.1
File Clerks                                                    815   $18,477      10.5         355   $27,083      10.7
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           410   $17,409       8.1         210   $21,953       8.2
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                       845   $17,083      27.3         235   $27,000      21.2
Library Assistants, Clerical                                   335   $13,229      31.5          85   $27,569      27.7
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                   355   $33,203      11.2         275   $35,764      13.4
New Account Clerks                                              45   $28,250      25.0          35   $24,861       2.9
Order Clerks                                                   370   $26,466       4.9         210   $31,029       3.8
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  155   $32,688      18.1         105   $34,563      17.8
Receptionists and Information Clerks                         2,650   $16,670      12.0       1,035   $22,411       8.1
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              1,225   $21,121      15.5         605   $26,776      19.2
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       240   $25,323      16.8          95   $30,096       5.2
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       255   $28,155       7.5         175   $36,964       4.6
Couriers and Messengers                                        360   $21,458       3.6         170   $29,444       4.8
Dispatchers                                                    905   $32,184      17.3         520   $37,136      17.0
Meter Readers, Utilities                                        65   $48,750       6.2          25   $68,068       8.0
Postal Service Clerks                                          810   $38,056      20.0         475   $41,739      19.2
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                   655   $36,085      15.8         515   $37,105       8.9
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                                 435   $31,500      15.9         255   $39,340      12.1
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  1,055   $36,667      29.3         735   $40,462      29.2
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                        645   $23,734       7.1         415   $26,213       5.3
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                               2,890   $19,268       5.6       1,395   $26,720       5.1
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                215   $18,333      13.9          60   $41,250      35.5
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                    8,880   $24,599      14.4       4,495   $30,589      11.7
Computer Operators                                             515   $28,603      14.9         355   $31,510      18.0
Data Entry Keyers                                              885   $23,183      20.9         395   $27,261      13.9
Word Processors and Typists                                    250   $22,315      20.2         130   $27,260      28.2
Desktop Publishers                                              15   $34,375      41.2          10   $35,938       0.0
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                  270   $27,500      13.1         195   $32,434      16.9



TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          ALASKA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except
  Postal Service                                               270   $19,643       7.7         110   $24,464       4.5
Office Clerks, General                                       3,360   $22,619      12.9       1,790   $26,648      11.5
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      110   $24,412       0.0          70   $29,792       0.0
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                    4   $28,750       0.0           4   $28,750       0.0
Statistical Assistants                                         150   $28,295      34.4          95   $39,271      31.2
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         1,415   $27,271      35.0         815   $32,372      36.0

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         345   $18,188      11.8         125   $51,071      30.6
Agricultural Inspectors                                         35   $42,083      61.1          25   $44,583      66.7
Animal Breeders                                                 10    $2,500      25.0           4   $33,750     100.0
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     220   $15,324       4.6          25   $56,875       0.0
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                             455   $11,705      13.2         130   $24,907      10.0
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                          4,800   $24,637      13.3         635   $37,299      18.8
Hunters and Trappers                                            35   $10,625      14.3          10   $26,250      30.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                 50   $21,071      40.0          20   $45,536      52.4
Logging Workers                                                800   $24,821       2.0         145   $36,563       4.2

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                              2,545   $50,804      15.7       1,355   $56,393      15.5
Boilermakers                                                    50   $21,635      27.5          10   $48,393       0.0
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                      165   $37,273       5.4          35   $27,132       0.0
Carpenters                                                   5,705   $26,372       7.2       1,655   $39,260       7.6
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers                375   $31,170       2.9         175   $33,478       0.0
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                      145   $25,972       0.0           4   $51,250       0.0
Contruction Laborers                                         3,255   $21,594       7.2         855   $35,911       9.4
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators              60   $37,875       0.0           0         .        .
Pile-Driver Operators                                           25   $23,125       0.0           4   $48,750       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                  2,255   $42,085       2.9         795   $50,349       4.7
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                       565   $25,100       7.8         100   $35,875       8.1
Electricians                                                 2,190   $42,881       6.4         990   $47,072       9.7
Glaziers                                                       165   $24,688      10.8          75   $25,208       0.0
Insulation Workers                                             240   $30,978       7.0          75   $32,440       0.0
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                         910   $27,004       5.6         335   $41,875       3.3
Paperhangers                                                    10   $81,250       0.0           0         .        .
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters          1,720   $38,354       2.9         765   $47,682       1.8
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                     4   $15,000       0.0           0         .        .
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                        10   $40,500       0.0           0         .        .
Roofers                                                        365   $27,417       7.4         140   $47,763      13.4
Sheet Metal Workers                                            255   $42,014       5.1         130   $50,000       0.0
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                              190   $35,329       0.0          45   $35,625       0.0
Helpers, Construction Trades                                    85   $10,521      10.6           0         .        .
Construction and Building Inspectors                           260   $48,750      22.7         175   $50,735      24.4
Elevator Installers and Repairers                               60   $57,353       0.0          35   $65,703       0.0



TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          ALASKA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                  75   $22,212       0.0           4   $42,083       0.0
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            240   $36,552       0.0          60   $35,972       0.0
Highway Maintenance Workers                                    565   $32,426       9.2         225   $42,031      19.7
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                     45   $35,250       0.0          15   $46,932       0.0
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                    50   $60,455       0.0          40   $60,000       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                  20   $24,583       0.0          15   $24,306       0.0
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                         135   $59,500      15.7          15   $33,889       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              250   $27,083       0.8         110   $36,528       1.8
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                      45   $37,031       0.0          20   $51,389       0.0
Mining Machine Operators                                       735   $57,875      11.7         290   $68,261      11.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         4   $48,750       0.0           4   $48,750       0.0
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                    40   $36,250       0.0           0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                       225   $47,813       7.6          65   $60,625      13.4

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   1,510   $51,102       9.5       1,160   $51,396      10.5
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                    770   $36,389      15.5         555   $39,333      15.3
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                750   $48,167       8.9         460   $60,221      10.2
Avionics Technicians                                           115   $50,952       0.0          95   $52,083       0.0
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers              80   $50,400      12.8          50   $51,184       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                     10   $47,500       0.0           4   $51,250       0.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                       90   $56,625      16.9          65   $57,250      22.7
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                      35   $21,667       0.0          10   $30,357       0.0
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                 60   $55,625       0.0          35   $56,979       0.0
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                      40   $29,911      12.2          35   $40,625      14.7
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   1,740   $39,675       9.9       1,245   $49,722       9.6
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                          310   $31,738       1.6         190   $41,838       2.6
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                       15   $12,500       0.0          15   $70,313       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                 2,985   $28,192       2.3       1,855   $33,720       2.3
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                1,025   $35,542       1.7         600   $39,389       1.2
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  1,085   $50,141       4.5         565   $50,610       4.9
Small Engine Mechanics                                         210   $29,792       5.3         110   $41,250      10.0
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                    235   $27,143       7.3         130   $32,083       5.4



TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          ALASKA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                      30   $33,571       0.0          15   $33,214       0.0
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                     585   $36,688       6.8         370   $40,560       8.1
Home Appliance Repairers                                        90   $22,411       0.0          50   $25,179       0.0
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                  580   $47,609       4.1         345   $44,583       7.0
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                      1,640   $32,974       4.6         855   $41,429       5.2
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 110   $20,833      19.4          50   $38,077       0.0
Millwrights                                                    140   $56,400       0.0          90   $55,600       0.0
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers                 400   $55,956       2.2         230   $67,321       0.9
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers               365   $42,188       3.8         185   $50,625       2.7
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   180   $50,221      14.0         105   $47,083      20.2
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                     60   $26,500       0.0          40   $35,729       0.0
Commercial Divers                                               10   $34,583       0.0           4  $132,500       0.0
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  115   $22,663      33.9          90   $23,750      35.2
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers                 4    $4,167       0.0           0         .        .
Riggers                                                         15   $36,875       0.0           0         .        .
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                               10   $46,250       0.0          10   $46,250       0.0
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          45   $18,333      13.0          15   $18,036      40.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers            620   $26,356       8.2         360   $42,500       7.7

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                          1,185   $40,925       7.3         570   $48,472       8.2
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                    65   $16,042       0.0          20   $55,250       0.0
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                            10   $56,250       0.0          10   $56,250       0.0
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                        25   $41,250       0.0          10   $41,250       0.0
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                       340   $15,509       7.7         135   $21,250       9.0
Bakers                                                         455   $24,032       5.3         270   $27,100       5.2
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    1,275   $15,729       5.0         380   $37,417       4.5
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                         35    $6,938      12.1           4   $38,750       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                               540   $14,760      13.7         130   $25,156      10.1
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      20    $2,500       0.0           0         .        .
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                       0         .        .            0         .        .
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             10   $61,250       0.0          10   $61,250       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                      15   $10,500      21.4           4   $21,250     100.0



TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          ALASKA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 4   $61,250       0.0           4   $61,250       0.0
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                  45    $5,000       0.0          20   $29,500       0.0
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Machinists                                                     165   $36,750      10.2          90   $35,750      16.7
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic                0         .        .            0         .        .
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    45    $6,111       0.0           0         .        .
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Tool and Die Makers                                              0         .        .            0         .        .
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      1,340   $37,625       4.0         605   $46,875       2.0
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    15   $30,278       0.0          15   $30,278       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                            20   $36,250       0.0          15   $37,031       0.0
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                    65   $25,000       7.6          20   $41,875       0.0
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                 55   $20,536       0.0          30   $22,917       0.0
Job Printers                                                    95   $35,938      12.8          70   $50,625      17.6
Prepress Technicians and Workers                               125   $22,065       6.3          75   $34,286      10.8
Printing Machine Operators                                     160   $26,458       4.4         120   $27,188       5.7
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                               490   $17,099       9.0         260   $22,424       6.5
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials              100   $15,938      15.0          45   $19,167      34.1
Sewing Machine Operators                                       185   $10,595       4.9          70   $17,361       0.0
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                          20    $4,196       0.0           4    $3,750       0.0
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                               0         .        .            0         .        .
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                               180   $10,417      19.4          55   $18,403      12.7
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                        4   $28,750       0.0           4   $28,750       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                       30    $3,750       0.0           0         .        .
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                        45    $2,391      52.3           4    $6,250     100.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                 0         .        .            0         .        .
Upholsterers                                                    75   $18,977       5.2          50   $21,500       0.0
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other            15   $40,625       0.0          10    $4,750       0.0



TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          ALASKA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                              60   $26,563       0.0          35   $25,938       0.0
Furniture Finishers                                             15    $2,188       0.0           0         .        .
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood           160   $30,385      11.3          75   $52,500      23.7
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                 60   $29,531       0.0          20   $31,071       0.0
Woodworkers, All Other                                         135   $11,731      21.6          55   $16,534      18.2
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           355   $37,250       0.6         180   $56,563       1.1
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                      290   $55,833      10.4         150   $51,761       2.0
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                      405   $35,188      12.9         200   $50,595      19.8
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       315   $61,719      10.8         155   $52,460       6.5
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                   55   $33,750      32.1          30   $34,375       0.0
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                      245   $45,104       5.7          85   $37,727       7.1
Cutting Workers                                                140   $11,071       4.2          45   $14,107       0.0
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                       40   $23,750      30.0          25   $24,688       0.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers            975   $31,733      13.7         590   $41,908      12.5
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  135   $21,250      14.3          80   $26,691      16.5
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians          185   $21,250       0.0          95   $28,523       0.0
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders            370   $11,500       5.4          35   $25,764       8.1
Painting Workers                                               155   $24,773       7.1          75   $36,250      10.8
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                      155   $17,315      17.5          80   $29,844      11.5
Semiconductor Processors                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders               0         .        .            0         .        .
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                         15    $1,932      23.5           4   $26,250       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders            40   $13,000      26.2           0         .        .
Etchers and Engravers                                           15   $20,556       0.0          15   $20,556       0.0
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                       30    $6,406      10.3           4   $38,333      25.0
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders             4   $11,250     100.0           4   $11,250     100.0
Tire Builders                                                    0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers-Production Workers                                      60   $23,750       3.3          30   $29,464       0.0
Production Workers, All Other                                1,735   $16,218       6.6         480   $36,094       6.4

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                      875   $41,325      15.0         680   $42,104      15.6
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                         1,885   $50,525      44.2       1,100   $52,225      38.7
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  710   $62,692      25.6         575   $71,463      23.9



TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          ALASKA; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency
  Medical Technicians                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Bus Drivers                                                  1,500   $16,417       8.7         405   $30,600       3.9
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                       5,435   $29,957       4.1       2,835   $37,045       4.6
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   1,120   $15,543       8.1         510   $21,045       4.1
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                              10   $27,292       0.0           4   $28,750       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                             100   $64,000       8.0          75   $70,250       0.0
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                    20   $14,583      45.0          10   $46,250       0.0
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                             65   $67,250       0.0          50   $71,042       0.0
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                        4   $13,750       0.0           4   $13,750       0.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      670   $30,417       7.9          70   $50,083      15.9
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           710   $43,167      18.0         165   $57,083       6.6
Ship Engineers                                                 130   $52,386       8.3          45   $53,000       4.5
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                          0         .        .            0         .        .
Parking Lot Attendants                                          95   $21,354      10.6          40   $19,615       9.5
Service Station Attendants                                     480   $12,951       4.2         175   $17,429       9.7
Transportation Inspectors                                      205   $60,786      24.8         185   $61,250      26.8
Other Transportation Workers                                   225   $22,054      18.6         125   $35,333      28.2
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                   0         .        .            0         .        .
Crane and Tower Operators                                      150   $60,417       2.0          50   $61,250       0.0
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators              185   $37,560       2.7          45   $51,607       0.0
Hoist and Winch Operators                                       60   $32,500       0.0          15   $41,389       0.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                         605   $20,505       4.5         285   $25,801       2.1
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                            620   $12,625       4.8         220   $26,383       6.8
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                       4,730   $20,589       3.7       1,925   $30,301       5.0
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 105   $17,361       0.0          20   $41,964       0.0
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                    530   $16,473       3.2         140   $22,500      12.1
Pumping Station Operators                                       85   $45,648       5.8          20   $21,500      27.8
Refuse and Recycl
TABLE Materials Collectors                     305   $15,104       7.2         110   $30,074       0.0
Shuttle Car Operators                                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                               20   $55,000      31.8           4   $54,250     100.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                             130   $36,250       2.3          50   $50,625       0.0

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: June 03, 2010