Alabama Department of Labor

Labor Market Information Division
SOC: 43-9111 Statistical Assistants
Compile and compute data according to statistical formulas for use in statistical studies. May perform actuarial computations and compile charts and graphs for use by actuaries. Include actuarial clerks.
Education: Most occupations in this zone require training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience, or an associate's degree.
OJT: Employees in these occupations usually need one or two years of training involving both on-the-job experience and informal training with experienced workers. A recognized apprenticeship program may be associated with these occupations.
Tasks: Compute and analyze data, using statistical formulas and computers or calculators. Enter data into computers for use in analyses or reports. Compile statistics from source materials, such as production or sales records, quality-control or test records, time sheets, or survey sheets. Compile reports, charts, or graphs that describe and interpret findings of analyses. Check source data to verify completeness and accuracy. Participate in the publication of data or information. Discuss data presentation requirements with clients. File data and related information and maintain and update databases. Select statistical tests for analyzing data.
License: License not required.
Outlook: Good
Alabama Employment Outlook
Alabama Wage Data
Hourly Wage   Annual Wage
Entry $12.19   Entry $25,370.00
Mean $20.87   Mean $43,407.00
Experience $25.20 Experience $52,426.00

The data is based on the May 2017 Occupation Employment Survey employment and wage estimate file. The wages have been aged using the most current ECI factors reflecting wages as of June 2018.

Alabama Projections
Estimated Employment 2016Projected Employment 2026Annual Average OpeningsAnnual Growth Rate
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