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The following is a greeting given in one of the 20 indigenous languages recognized by the State of Alaska.

Ade' ndadz dengit'a?
(Deg Xinag)
"Hello, how are you?"

Chief Executives (11-1011)

Occupation description:  Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.

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Employment and Job Openings question mark icon   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2018 estimate2028 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 1,7041,830 7.447 79139
United States 263,200248,800 0.06,800 11,40016,800

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with very high employment opportunities. Read more.


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 93.2029.9554.23 88.68**
Alaska 85.0038.1356.21 73.31**
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 91.4146.7460.64 78.62**
Fairbanks North Star Borough 78.5734.5548.54 66.29**
Balance of State 75.8534.2451.69 67.7093.19*

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.