Alaska Health Care Occupations

OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Anesthesiologists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Athletic Trainers $3,853growth moderate, openings low
Audiologists $4,488growth strong, openings low
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Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians $5,315growth moderate, openings low
Chiropractors $8,883growth strong, openings low
Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists $8,029growth low, openings low
Community and Social Service Specialists, All Other $3,844growth moderate, openings high
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Dental Assistants $3,825growth strong, openings very high
Dental Hygienists $8,933growth robust, openings high
Dental Laboratory Technicians $4,217growth moderate, openings low
Dentists, All Other Specialists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Dentists, General $19,762growth strong, openings moderate
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers $6,893growth moderate, openings low
Dietetic Technicians $3,316growth moderate, openings low
Dietitians and Nutritionists $5,693growth low, openings low
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Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics $4,035growth moderate, openings moderate
Epidemiologists n/an/a
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Family and General Practitioners $18,591growth strong, openings high
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Genetic Counselors n/an/a
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Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other $6,386growth strong, openings low
Health Educators $5,213growth low, openings moderate
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other $5,183growth moderate, openings low
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other $5,463growth strong, openings moderate
Healthcare Social Workers $5,621growth moderate, openings moderate
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other $3,748growth strong, openings very high
Hearing Aid Specialists $4,692n/a
Home Health Aides $2,696growth moderate, openings very high
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Internists, General $19,152growth strong, openings low
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Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses $4,715growth moderate, openings high
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Marriage and Family Therapists n/an/a
Massage Therapists $7,248growth strong, openings moderate
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians n/agrowth strong, openings high
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists n/agrowth moderate, openings moderate
Medical and Health Services Managers $10,230growth moderate, openings very high
Medical Appliance Technicians n/an/a
Medical Assistants $3,505growth strong, openings very high
Medical Equipment Preparers $3,765growth moderate, openings low
Medical Equipment Repairers $5,927growth low, openings low
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians $4,514growth moderate, openings high
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Medical Secretaries $3,520growth moderate, openings high
Medical Transcriptionists $3,783growth low, openings low
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers $3,946growth strong, openings high
Mental Health Counselors n/agrowth moderate, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Nuclear Medicine Technologists $6,866growth strong, openings low
Nurse Anesthetists $15,337growth moderate, openings low
Nurse Midwives $6,965growth robust, openings low
Nurse Practitioners $10,428growth strong, openings moderate
Nursing Assistants $3,163growth moderate, openings very high
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Obstetricians and Gynecologists $21,807growth strong, openings low
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists $7,173growth low, openings moderate
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians $5,108growth low, openings low
Occupational Therapists $6,901growth moderate, openings low
Occupational Therapy Aides n/an/a
Occupational Therapy Assistants n/an/a
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians n/an/a
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians $3,503growth strong, openings low
Opticians, Dispensing $3,595growth strong, openings low
Optometrists $13,468growth robust, openings low
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons n/an/a
Orderlies n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Orthodontists n/an/a
Orthotists and Prosthetists $4,537n/a
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Pediatricians, General $22,146growth strong, openings low
Personal Care Aides $2,659growth strong, openings very high
Pharmacists $11,502growth moderate, openings high
Pharmacy Aides $3,363growth strong, openings low
Pharmacy Technicians $3,303growth moderate, openings high
Phlebotomists $3,608growth moderate, openings low
Physical Therapist Aides n/agrowth strong, openings low
Physical Therapist Assistants $5,096growth strong, openings low
Physical Therapists $8,096growth strong, openings high
Physician Assistants $9,705growth strong, openings high
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other $21,386growth strong, openings high
Podiatrists n/an/a
Prosthodontists n/an/a
Psychiatric Aides n/agrowth low, openings low
Psychiatric Technicians $3,105growth moderate, openings moderate
Psychiatrists $20,703growth moderate, openings low
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Radiation Therapists $7,307growth strong, openings low
Radiologic Technologists $5,913growth moderate, openings high
Recreational Therapists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Registered Nurses $7,293growth moderate, openings very high
Respiratory Therapists $6,145growth low, openings low
Respiratory Therapy Technicians n/an/a
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Social and Human Service Assistants $3,143growth strong, openings very high
Speech-Language Pathologists $7,643growth low, openings moderate
Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors n/agrowth strong, openings high
Surgeons n/an/a
Surgical Technologists $5,015growth moderate, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Therapists, All Other $5,149growth strong, openings low