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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?"

Education Teachers, Postsecondary (25-1081)

Occupation description:  Teach courses pertaining to education, such as counseling, curriculum, guidance, instruction, teacher education, and teaching English as a second language. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

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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 114109 -4.44 58
United States 78,60084,700 0.03,000 3,7007,400

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 74,56031,73047,980 65,51091,270128,140
Alaska 106,28047,43068,460 79,930102,420*

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.