Alaska Health Care Occupations

OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Anesthesiologists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Athletic Trainers $3,906growth strong, openings low
Audiologists $4,665growth strong, openings low
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Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians $5,597growth robust, openings low
Chiropractors $7,763growth robust, openings low
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists $7,621growth low, openings low
Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other $3,604growth low, openings high
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Dental Assistants $3,944growth robust, openings very high
Dental Hygienists $9,527growth robust, openings moderate
Dental Laboratory Technicians $4,828growth moderate, openings low
Dentists, All Other Specialists n/agrowth robust, openings low
Dentists, General $21,613growth robust, openings low
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers $7,812growth robust, openings low
Dietetic Technicians $3,392growth robust, openings low
Dietitians and Nutritionists $5,934growth strong, openings low
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Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics $3,982growth moderate, openings low
Epidemiologists n/an/a
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Family and General Practitioners $18,978growth robust, openings low
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Genetic Counselors n/an/a
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Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other $6,229growth robust, openings low
Health Educators $5,233growth moderate, openings moderate
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary $5,407growth low, openings low
Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other $5,215growth robust, openings low
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other $5,781growth strong, openings low
Healthcare Social Workers $5,885growth robust, openings low
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other $3,819growth robust, openings very high
Hearing Aid Specialists $5,303n/a
Home Health Aides $2,491growth robust, openings very high
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Internists, General $18,898growth robust, openings low
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Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses $4,854growth strong, openings moderate
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Marriage and Family Therapists $5,350n/a
Massage Therapists $6,857growth strong, openings high
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians n/agrowth robust, openings low
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists n/agrowth robust, openings low
Medical and Health Services Managers $9,556growth strong, openings high
Medical Appliance Technicians $4,193n/a
Medical Assistants $3,791growth robust, openings very high
Medical Equipment Preparers $3,860growth strong, openings low
Medical Equipment Repairers $6,591growth moderate, openings low
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians $4,188growth strong, openings moderate
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists n/agrowth robust, openings low
Medical Secretaries $3,402growth robust, openings very high
Medical Transcriptionists $4,118growth strong, openings low
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers $3,868growth strong, openings moderate
Mental Health Counselors n/agrowth moderate, openings moderate
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Nuclear Medicine Technologists n/agrowth robust, openings low
Nurse Anesthetists $15,641growth robust, openings low
Nurse Midwives $7,101growth robust, openings low
Nurse Practitioners $10,240growth robust, openings low
Nursing Assistants $3,319growth strong, openings very high
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary $6,601growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Obstetricians and Gynecologists $23,431growth robust, openings low
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists $7,245growth low, openings low
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians $5,497growth low, openings low
Occupational Therapists $7,238growth strong, openings low
Occupational Therapy Aides n/an/a
Occupational Therapy Assistants n/an/a
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians n/an/a
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians $3,898growth robust, openings low
Opticians, Dispensing $3,792growth strong, openings low
Optometrists $13,803growth robust, openings low
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons n/an/a
Orderlies $3,456growth robust, openings low
Orthodontists n/an/a
Orthotists and Prosthetists $5,173n/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Pediatricians, General $22,334growth robust, openings low
Personal Care Aides $2,820growth strong, openings very high
Pharmacists $11,657growth moderate, openings low
Pharmacy Aides $3,821growth low, openings low
Pharmacy Technicians $3,596growth low, openings moderate
Phlebotomists $3,524growth robust, openings low
Physical Therapist Aides $3,853growth robust, openings low
Physical Therapist Assistants $4,913growth robust, openings low
Physical Therapists $8,265growth robust, openings moderate
Physician Assistants $10,188growth robust, openings moderate
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other $20,352growth robust, openings low
Podiatrists n/an/a
Prosthodontists n/an/a
Psychiatric Aides $3,546growth low, openings low
Psychiatric Technicians $3,245growth strong, openings moderate
Psychiatrists $18,526growth strong, openings low
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Radiation Therapists n/agrowth robust, openings low
Radiologic Technologists $6,104growth robust, openings moderate
Recreational Therapists n/agrowth robust, openings low
Registered Nurses $7,443growth strong, openings very high
Respiratory Therapists $6,384growth strong, openings low
Respiratory Therapy Technicians n/an/a
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Social and Human Service Assistants $3,393growth moderate, openings very high
Speech-Language Pathologists $6,968growth moderate, openings low
Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors n/agrowth moderate, openings moderate
Surgeons n/an/a
Surgical Technologists $5,328growth robust, openings low
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Therapists, All Other $5,021growth strong, openings low