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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?"

Civil Engineers (17-2051)

Occupation description:  Perform engineering duties in planning, designing, and overseeing construction and maintenance of building structures, and facilities, such as roads, railroads, airports, bridges, harbors, channels, dams, irrigation projects, pipelines, power plants, and water and sewage systems. Includes architectural, structural, traffic, ocean, and geo-technical engineers. Excludes Hydrologists (19-2043).

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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 9991,077 7.821 6089
United States 326,800347,300 0.06,900 19,40028,300

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 45.3626.6332.76 41.8654.6069.50
Alaska 48.4931.3536.46 45.3957.8772.19
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 50.8132.1637.98 47.9060.5274.26
Fairbanks North Star Borough 44.3331.1734.21 40.4051.7665.15
Balance of State 45.9826.0535.24 43.8354.9068.91