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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?"

Soil and Plant Scientists (19-1013)

Occupation description:  Conduct research in breeding, physiology, production, yield, and management of crops and agricultural plants or trees, shrubs, and nursery stock, their growth in soils, and control of pests; or study the chemical, physical, biological, and mineralogical composition of soils as they relate to plant or crop growth. May classify and map soils and investigate effects of alternative practices on soil and crop productivity.

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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 5356 5.71 56
United States 18,00019,400 0.0400 1,7002,200

Job outlook

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


2020 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 35.1219.0624.72 31.7942.1056.46