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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?"

Environmental Engineers (17-2081)

Occupation description:  Research, design, plan, or perform engineering duties in the prevention, control, and remediation of environmental hazards using various engineering disciplines. Work may include waste treatment, site remediation, or pollution control technology.

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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 337372 10.410 1730
United States 55,40058,300 0.01,500 2,8004,600

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 45.3026.1232.69 42.7254.9368.30
Alaska 47.6331.1539.20 49.5357.0561.94
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 47.1627.3437.45 49.3257.0762.86
Fairbanks North Star Borough 45.5432.2337.92 45.9053.2360.54