Alaska Health Care Occupations

OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Anesthesiologists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Athletic Trainers n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Audiologists n/agrowth strong, openings low
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Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians $6,546growth moderate, openings low
Chiropractors $11,558growth strong, openings low
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists $6,164growth low, openings low
Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other $3,974growth moderate, openings high
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Dental Assistants $3,713growth strong, openings very high
Dental Hygienists $7,036growth robust, openings high
Dental Laboratory Technicians $3,992growth moderate, openings low
Dentists, All Other Specialists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Dentists, General $18,093growth strong, openings moderate
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers $6,570growth moderate, openings low
Dietetic Technicians n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Dietitians and Nutritionists $5,647growth low, openings low
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Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics $4,500growth moderate, openings moderate
Epidemiologists n/an/a
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Family and General Practitioners $19,633growth strong, openings high
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Genetic Counselors n/an/a
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Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other $6,751growth strong, openings low
Health Educators $5,008growth low, openings moderate
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary $6,203growth low, openings low
Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other $4,423growth moderate, openings low
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other $4,996growth strong, openings moderate
Healthcare Social Workers $4,741growth moderate, openings moderate
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other $3,567growth strong, openings very high
Hearing Aid Specialists n/an/a
Home Health Aides $2,513growth moderate, openings very high
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Internists, General $17,923growth strong, openings low
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Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses $4,533growth moderate, openings high
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Marriage and Family Therapists $5,097n/a
Massage Therapists $7,013growth strong, openings moderate
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians $4,051growth strong, openings high
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists $5,803growth moderate, openings moderate
Medical and Health Services Managers $9,956growth moderate, openings very high
Medical Appliance Technicians n/an/a
Medical Assistants $3,233growth strong, openings very high
Medical Equipment Preparers $3,543growth moderate, openings low
Medical Equipment Repairers $5,498growth low, openings low
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians $4,337growth moderate, openings high
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Medical Secretaries $3,128growth moderate, openings high
Medical Transcriptionists $3,049growth low, openings low
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers $3,773growth strong, openings high
Mental Health Counselors $5,016growth moderate, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Nuclear Medicine Technologists $6,745growth strong, openings low
Nurse Anesthetists $12,561growth moderate, openings low
Nurse Midwives $8,422growth robust, openings low
Nurse Practitioners $9,757growth strong, openings moderate
Nursing Assistants $3,108growth moderate, openings very high
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary $6,799growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Obstetricians and Gynecologists $18,457growth strong, openings low
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists $7,208growth low, openings moderate
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians $5,515growth low, openings low
Occupational Therapists $6,764growth moderate, openings low
Occupational Therapy Aides n/an/a
Occupational Therapy Assistants n/an/a
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians n/an/a
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians $3,372growth strong, openings low
Opticians, Dispensing $3,653growth strong, openings low
Optometrists $15,068growth robust, openings low
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons n/an/a
Orderlies $2,736growth moderate, openings low
Orthodontists n/an/a
Orthotists and Prosthetists n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Pediatricians, General $15,688growth strong, openings low
Personal Care Aides $2,572growth strong, openings very high
Pharmacists $11,576growth moderate, openings high
Pharmacy Aides $3,391growth strong, openings low
Pharmacy Technicians $3,290growth moderate, openings high
Phlebotomists $3,145growth moderate, openings low
Physical Therapist Aides $3,064growth strong, openings low
Physical Therapist Assistants $5,310growth strong, openings low
Physical Therapists $8,380growth strong, openings high
Physician Assistants $9,217growth strong, openings high
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other $14,706growth strong, openings high
Podiatrists n/an/a
Prosthodontists n/an/a
Psychiatric Aides $3,458growth low, openings low
Psychiatric Technicians $3,132growth moderate, openings moderate
Psychiatrists $19,511growth moderate, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Radiation Therapists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Radiologic Technologists $5,823growth moderate, openings high
Recreational Therapists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Registered Nurses $7,376growth moderate, openings very high
Respiratory Therapists $5,913growth low, openings low
Respiratory Therapy Technicians n/an/a
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Social and Human Service Assistants $2,968growth strong, openings very high
Speech-Language Pathologists $7,358growth low, openings moderate
Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors $4,178growth strong, openings high
Surgeons n/an/a
Surgical Technologists $4,411growth moderate, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Therapists, All Other $9,223growth strong, openings low