Numbers of Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations in Anchorage, AK

Occupation group

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2005 2,820
2006 2,530
2007 2,550
2008 2,840
2009 2,830
2010 2,690
2011 2,750
2012 3,000
2013 3,010
2014 2,870
2015 2,710
2016 2,590
2017 2,480
2018 2,390

Individual occupations

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists

Year Number
2005 330
2006 250
2008 270
2009 280
2010 220
2011 250
2012 280
2013 290
2014 260
2015 210
2016 200
2017 180
2018 170

Biological Scientists, All Other

Year Number
2005 150
2006 160
2007 160
2008 180
2009 180
2010 170
2011 160
2012 150
2014 150
2015 140
2016 140
2017 150
2018 200

Conservation Scientists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 60
2007 50
2008 100
2009 110
2010 140
2011 90
2012 90
2013 70
2014 70
2015 90
2016 90
2017 80
2018 70

Life Scientists, All Other

Year Number
2008 100
2009 120
2010 130
2011 110
2012 120
2015 120

Atmospheric and Space Scientists

Year Number
2013 80
2014 90
2015 70
2016 60
2017 60
2018 110

Chemists

Year Number
2005 30
2006 40
2007 30
2008 60
2009 100
2010 110
2011 120
2013 30
2016 80
2017 80
2018 40

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

Year Number
2005 270
2006 230
2007 240
2008 300
2009 410
2010 330
2011 310
2012 450
2013 500
2014 560
2015 430
2016 380
2017 340
2018 350

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

Year Number
2005 380
2006 240
2007 200
2008 210
2009 290
2010 300
2011 320
2012 410
2013 450
2014 360
2015 350
2016 300
2017 250
2018 220

Hydrologists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 40
2007 30
2008 40
2009 40
2010 40
2011 40
2015 30
2016 40
2017 30

Physical Scientists, All Other

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2007 60
2008 70
2009 70
2010 100
2011 100
2012 100
2013 80
2014 80
2015 70
2016 70
2017 70
2018 60

Economists

Year Number
2010 30
2011 70
2012 60
2013 60
2017 30
2018 50

Survey Researchers

Year Number
2005 90
2012 30
2014 30

Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists

Year Number
2005 190
2007 100
2008 80
2009 80
2010 110
2011 140
2012 190
2013 160
2014 120
2015 100
2016 170
2017 170
2018 140

Urban and Regional Planners

Year Number
2005 80
2006 90
2007 80
2008 90
2009 130
2010 120
2011 130
2012 100
2013 100
2014 90
2015 90
2016 90
2017 70
2018 60

Anthropologists and Archeologists

Year Number
2005 50
2006 60
2007 50
2008 50
2011 50
2012 50
2013 60
2014 70
2015 60
2016 60
2018 40

Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 100
2006 80
2007 80
2008 90
2009 100
2010 80
2011 90
2012 110
2013 120
2014 120
2015 120
2016 120
2017 130
2018 90

Biological Technicians

Year Number
2005 170
2006 170
2008 100
2009 100
2010 130
2011 120
2012 120
2013 110
2014 110
2015 110
2016 110
2017 100
2018 50

Chemical Technicians

Year Number
2005 40
2006 50

Geological and Petroleum Technicians

Year Number
2005 230
2009 60
2010 50
2011 70
2012 90
2013 100
2014 90
2015 100
2016 90
2017 130
2018 140

Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health

Year Number
2005 80
2006 60
2007 60
2008 40
2009 40
2011 90
2012 90
2013 80
2014 40
2015 40
2016 60
2017 70
2018 60

Forensic Science Technicians

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 40

Forest and Conservation Technicians

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2007 60
2008 60
2009 60
2010 60
2011 60
2012 50
2016 110
2017 80
2018 60

Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2005 180
2007 160
2008 170
2010 210
2011 150
2012 170
2013 120
2014 140
2015 110
2016 70
2017 80
2018 120