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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?"

Rehabilitation Counselors (21-1015)

Occupation description:  Counsel individuals to maximize the independence and employability of persons coping with personal, social, and vocational difficulties that result from birth defects, illness, disease, accidents, or the stress of daily life. Coordinate activities for residents of care and treatment facilities. Assess client needs and design and implement rehabilitation programs that may include personal and vocational counseling, training, and job placement.

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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 171179 4.76 1219
United States 119,700131,500 0.04,100 8,80014,000

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 19.3111.4513.53 17.2823.1330.67
Alaska 22.0015.1616.65 19.1925.1835.34
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 19.9914.7116.08 18.1222.5128.80
Balance of State 27.1917.5120.84 25.0533.4938.80