Alaska Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Alaska is $33,129, which is higher than the national average of $28,555. Alaska median household income is $71,829, which has grown by 39.28% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Alaska residents spend 18.1 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #8
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #3
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||45.29%||$8,579, see rank||21.11%||$16,919|
|Social Security Income||19.65%||$15,585, see rank||29.33%||$17,636|
|Public Assistance Income||6.20%||$4,259, see rank||2.82%||$3,720|
|Retirement Income||18.57%||$28,508, see rank||17.85%||$24,095|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$78,752, see rank||$56,900|
|Black||$55,897, see rank||$35,600|
|Hispanic||$62,038, see rank||$42,396|
|Asian||$63,551, see rank||$73,244|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$45,624, see rank||$37,170|
|Hawaiian Native||$50,853, see rank||$53,370|
|One Race, Other||$56,875, see rank||$40,300|
|Two or More Races||$55,489, see rank||$47,621|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$42,742, see rank||$25,788|
|25 to 44||$74,898, see rank||$58,398|
|45 to 64||$82,782, see rank||$65,027|
|65 or over||$51,768, see rank||$37,945|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||560,680||see rank||248,775,628|
|Male1||293,965||52.43%, see rank||48.69%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||221,495||75.35%, see rank||69.28%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||14,921||5.08%, see rank||0.73%|
|Male, Civilian2||206,574||70.27%, see rank||68.54%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||186,985||90.52%, see rank||90.49%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||19,589||9.48%, see rank||9.51%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||72,470||24.65%, see rank||30.72%|
|Female1||266,715||47.57%, see rank||51.31%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||175,361||65.75%, see rank||58.79%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||1,855||0.70%, see rank||0.11%|
|Female, Civilian2||173,506||65.05%, see rank||58.69%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||160,998||92.79%, see rank||91.18%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||12,508||7.21%, see rank||8.82%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||91,354||34.25%, see rank||41.21%|
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.
Commuting to Work
|Workers 16 Years and Over||353,493||100%||141,337,148|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||239,226||67.67%, see rank||76.41%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||44,790||12.67%, see rank||9.59%|
|Public Transportation||5,617||1.59%, see rank||5.06%|
|Walked||27,830||7.87%, see rank||2.78%|
|Other Means||19,332||5.47%, see rank||1.79%|
|Worked at Home||16,698||4.72%, see rank||4.37%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||347,983||-||143,435,233|
|Male1||186,985||53.73%, see rank||52.38%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||57,766||30.89%, see rank||33.12%|
|Service Occupations2||28,426||15.20%, see rank||15.12%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||27,275||14.59%, see rank||17.47%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||3,126||1.67%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||23,722||12.69%, see rank||9.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||32,158||17.20%, see rank||17.94%|
|Female1||160,998||46.27%, see rank||47.62%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||67,099||41.68%, see rank||40.04%|
|Service Occupations2||33,109||20.56%, see rank||21.52%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||51,980||32.29%, see rank||31.93%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||344||0.21%, see rank||0.32%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||970||0.60%, see rank||0.28%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||7,018||4.36%, see rank||5.65%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||347,983||100%||143,435,233|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||19,560||5.62%, see rank||1.96%|
|Construction||26,569||7.64%, see rank||6.17%|
|Manufacturing||12,559||3.61%, see rank||10.43%|
|Wholesale Trade||6,314||1.81%, see rank||2.75%|
|Retail Trade||37,509||10.78%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||26,983||7.75%, see rank||4.93%|
|Information||6,700||1.93%, see rank||2.14%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||14,139||4.06%, see rank||6.60%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|28,929||8.31%, see rank||10.89%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||81,146||23.32%, see rank||23.21%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|31,255||8.98%, see rank||9.49%|
|Public Administration||41,548||11.94%, see rank||4.92%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||14,772||4.25%, see rank||4.96%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||71,866||10.10%, see rank||15.59%|
|Family in Poverty||11,843||7.03%, see rank||11.47%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.