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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?"

Human Resources Specialists (13-1071)

Occupation description:  Perform activities in the human resource area. Includes employment specialists who screen, recruit, interview, and place workers. Excludes Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists (13-1141) and Training and Development Specialists (13-1151).

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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 625659 5.417 4767
United States 625,700658,700 0.017,100 47,30067,700

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 32.5817.8822.81 29.7739.1550.93
Alaska 33.0819.8425.96 31.9739.4747.83
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 33.7119.2225.37 32.2140.4849.51
Fairbanks North Star Borough 31.6920.5224.86 31.5037.6243.95
Balance of State 32.5820.8226.68 31.8438.7746.15