Alaska Oil and Gas Industry Occupations

OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Architectural and Engineering Managers $11,786growth low, openings low
Atmospheric and Space Scientists $7,445growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels $6,343growth low, openings high
Carpenters $5,502growth low, openings very high
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists $6,753growth low, openings low
Chemical Engineers $12,009growth low, openings low
Chemists $7,123growth low, openings low
Civil Engineers $8,405growth low, openings high
Commercial Divers $6,435growth low, openings low
Compliance Officers $6,812growth low, openings moderate
Computer Hardware Engineers n/agrowth low, openings low
Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Construction and Building Inspectors $7,003growth low, openings moderate
Construction Laborers $4,410growth low, openings very high
Construction Managers $8,705growth low, openings high
Crane and Tower Operators $5,879growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance $4,896growth low, openings moderate
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians $7,109growth low, openings low
Electrical Engineers $9,205growth low, openings low
Electricians $6,279growth low, openings very high
Electro-Mechanical Technicians $4,990growth low, openings low
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer $7,895growth low, openings low
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Engineers, All Other $9,879growth low, openings high
Environmental Engineering Technicians $5,320growth low, openings low
Environmental Engineers $8,257growth low, openings low
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health $6,815growth low, openings moderate
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
First-Line Supervisors of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand n/agrowth low, openings moderate
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers $5,864growth low, openings high
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General and Operations Managers $9,108growth low, openings very high
Geological and Petroleum Technicians n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers $8,511growth low, openings moderate
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers $4,930growth low, openings moderate
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors $7,212growth low, openings low
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers $4,987growth low, openings very high
Hydrologists $7,401growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Industrial Engineering Technicians $7,482n/a
Industrial Engineers n/an/a
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers $6,726growth low, openings low
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other $6,031growth low, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand $3,351growth low, openings very high
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other $5,005growth low, openings moderate
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Machinists $4,895growth low, openings low
Managers, All Other n/agrowth low, openings very high
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects $9,326n/a
Materials Engineers $7,777growth low, openings low
Mechanical Engineering Technicians $4,446growth low, openings low
Mechanical Engineers $8,613growth low, openings low
Meter Readers, Utilities $5,370growth low, openings low
Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers $9,438growth low, openings low
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines $5,881growth low, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists n/agrowth low, openings low
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians n/agrowth low, openings low
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other $4,255growth low, openings very high
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators $5,806growth low, openings very high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Petroleum Engineers $12,510growth low, openings moderate
Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers $6,769growth low, openings moderate
Physical Scientists, All Other $8,358growth low, openings low
Physicists n/an/a
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters $6,634growth low, openings very high
Production Workers, All Other $4,863growth low, openings very high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas $6,569growth low, openings low
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas $4,265growth low, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Sailors and Marine Oilers $3,650growth low, openings high
Sales Engineers n/agrowth low, openings low
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers $5,678growth low, openings low
Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining n/agrowth low, openings very high
Ship Engineers $5,807growth low, openings moderate
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks $3,703growth low, openings very high
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators $5,912growth low, openings low
Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers $7,610growth low, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders n/agrowth low, openings low
Transportation Workers, All Other n/agrowth low, openings high
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers $7,967growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators $5,456growth low, openings moderate
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers $5,562growth low, openings high