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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?"

General and Operations Managers (11-1021)

Occupation description:  Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services. Excludes First-Line Supervisors.

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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 4,3684,622 5.894 296415
United States 2,376,4002,541,400 0.051,600 162,000230,000

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 59.1521.6631.57 48.4575.69*
Alaska 52.5424.1832.65 45.8162.0489.83
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 57.1026.6535.60 49.7466.3699.98
Fairbanks North Star Borough 45.4821.8928.56 41.4256.8172.65
Balance of State 47.5921.6829.72 40.0558.2979.07

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