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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?"

Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education (25-2021)

Occupation description:  Teach students basic academic, social, and other formative skills in public or private schools at the elementary level. Substitute teachers are included in Teachers and Instructors, All Other (25-3099). Excludes Special Education Teachers (25-2050).

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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 2,2832,264 -0.871 97166
United States 1,434,4001,482,400 0.045,400 62,200112,400

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 63,93039,02047,300 59,67077,44097,900
Alaska 75,86052,30060,780 73,96090,410104,300
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 76,24052,66061,380 74,72091,620106,970
Fairbanks North Star Borough 75,55053,51062,940 77,10091,310100,020
Balance of State 75,51051,44059,500 72,10088,300104,860