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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?"

Library Technicians (25-4031)

Occupation description:  Assist librarians by helping readers in the use of library catalogs, databases, and indexes to locate books and other materials; and by answering questions that require only brief consultation of standard reference. Compile records; sort and shelve books or other media; remove or repair damaged books or other media; register patrons; and check materials in and out of the circulation process. Replace materials in shelving area (stacks) or files. Includes bookmobile drivers who assist with providing services in mobile libraries.

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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 127123 -3.111 819
United States 94,70091,900 0.08,300 6,00014,000

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 17.7610.5812.72 16.7821.9027.00
Alaska 22.0615.1818.53 21.9125.0130.40
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 21.8616.3118.53 21.6124.2828.61
Fairbanks North Star Borough 25.2520.2021.40 24.5928.5431.30
Balance of State 20.8311.2716.00 20.9824.1731.76