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Managers in Alaska

Considering a career as a Manager in Alaska?

4.6% Jobs Projection
$109,730 Median Salary
150 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Managers in Alaska are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Managers in Alaska is growing slower than average.

  • Managers in Alaska earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Managers Work in Alaska?

In 2018, there were 1,410 Managers working in the state.

There were 1,550 Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 140 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Managers in AK Employment Trend

The typical state has 5,175 Managers working in it, which means Alaska has fewer Managers than average.

Managers in AK vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Alaska

Jobs for Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 4.6% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.0%.

Job Projections for Managers: Nation vs. AK

Alaska Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 150 annual job openings, and a total of 2,040 jobs for Alaska Managers in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 79,200 annual jobs and 1,071,700 total jobs in 2026.

What do Managers Make in Alaska?

In 2018 wages for Managers ranged from $67,420 to $184,770 with $109,730 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $32.41 to $88.83. The median hourly rate was $52.76.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $49.32 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $3.44.

The median salary in Alaska is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Managers Earnings: AK vs. National Average

Top Alaska Metros for Managers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Managers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Anchorage, AK 730 $118,210
Fairbanks, AK 140 $85,410

Top States for Managers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Managers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 66,300 $129,300
Florida 23,160 $90,740
Texas 20,710 $113,510
District of Columbia 19,910 $141,320
New Jersey 18,370 $127,510
Virginia 17,280 $130,590
New York 16,600 $109,910
Georgia 14,480 $109,920
Tennessee 14,480 $74,130
Maryland 14,450 $119,900
Ohio 14,410 $97,600
Wisconsin 12,400 $75,630
North Carolina 11,990 $113,560
Washington 11,280 $116,700
Pennsylvania 11,060 $116,820
Louisiana 9,790 $79,900
Minnesota 9,350 $118,410
Colorado 8,940 $127,750
Massachusetts 8,660 $120,100
Arizona 8,520 $98,540

Below are the states where Managers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $141,320
Virginia $130,590
California $129,300
Colorado $127,750
New Jersey $127,510
Delaware $124,710
Massachusetts $120,100
Maryland $119,900
New Hampshire $118,520
Minnesota $118,410

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