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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?"

Electrical Engineers (17-2071)

Occupation description:  Research, design, develop, test, or supervise the manufacturing and installation of electrical equipment, components, or systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use. Excludes Computer Hardware Engineers (17-2061).

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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 271294 8.56 1321
United States 191,900201,100 0.04,000 9,00013,900

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 49.7530.3037.06 47.3760.3574.94
Alaska 53.1127.2438.03 51.0063.7978.58
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 52.9724.3136.76 49.7164.0679.92
Balance of State 56.2936.8548.60 57.9667.5676.14