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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?"

Economists (19-3011)

Occupation description:  Conduct research, prepare reports, or formulate plans to address economic problems related to the production and distribution of goods and services or monetary and fiscal policy. May collect and process economic and statistical data using sampling techniques and econometric methods. Excludes Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists (13-1161).

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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 4346 7.01 34
United States 21,00022,800 0.0300 1,3001,800

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 56.0728.5837.89 50.4969.0588.95
Alaska 45.4329.1734.72 42.8956.9769.46
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 41.6424.2031.65 38.2350.6665.54
Balance of State 49.4633.9138.11 47.9959.8771.89