Floral Designers (27-1023)

Occupation description:  Design, cut, and arrange live, dried, or artificial flowers and foliage.

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2016 estimate2026 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 8085 6.33 59
United States 55,00051,400 -6.41,900 3,0004,550

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities. Read more.

2018 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 13.909.3010.85 13.0816.2319.30
Alaska 15.0511.2812.74 14.6517.1718.80
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 15.0611.1612.59 14.5717.1618.84

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
9913 13.139.8 30.7
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation35
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation9
UI claimants previously working in occupation2
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 103
Number of job position postings 2
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 51.5

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: None On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training