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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?"

Chemical Technicians (19-4031)

Occupation description:  Conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials for research and development of new products or processes, quality control, maintenance of environmental standards, and other work involving experimental, theoretical, or practical application of chemistry and related sciences.

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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 143165 15.43 1217
United States 70,30071,500 0.01,300 5,7007,200

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 25.4414.9618.13 23.6830.8738.63
Alaska 32.3022.9926.82 31.9237.1742.15
Balance of State 32.9222.6226.94 32.9937.7243.57