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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?"

Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors (17-2111)

Occupation description:  Promote worksite or product safety by applying knowledge of industrial processes, mechanics, chemistry, psychology, and industrial health and safety laws. Includes industrial product safety engineers.

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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 211234 10.94 1117
United States 27,00028,400 0.0600 1,3002,000

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 45.5825.7933.14 43.9556.9469.18
Alaska 41.6117.1426.65 37.8449.3672.47
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 43.4916.5718.44 39.3156.7781.89
Balance of State 37.3025.5532.83 37.1542.3848.56