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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 Engineering Technicians (17-3025)

Occupation description:  Apply theory and principles of environmental engineering to modify, test, and operate equipment and devices used in the prevention, control, and remediation of environmental problems, including waste treatment and site remediation, under the direction of engineering staff or scientist. May assist in the development of environmental remediation devices.

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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 212237 11.87 1424
United States 17,90019,500 0.0600 1,2002,000

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 26.3215.6818.64 24.3431.2039.87
Alaska 30.6916.0319.99 28.8137.5448.25
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 33.1215.8119.35 29.9742.6151.10
Fairbanks North Star Borough 27.8214.1617.27 25.6636.0948.66
Balance of State 30.3318.6525.97 29.5435.1541.48