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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?"

Coaches and Scouts (27-2022)

Occupation description:  Instruct or coach groups or individuals in the fundamentals of sports. Demonstrate techniques and methods of participation. May evaluate athletes' strengths and weaknesses as possible recruits or to improve the athletes' technique to prepare them for competition. Those required to hold teaching degrees should be reported in the appropriate teaching category. Excludes Athletic Trainers (29-9091).

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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 568571 0.532 5183
United States 290,100320,600 0.017,300 27,30047,600

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 44,91019,04023,950 34,84053,98078,890
Alaska 50,29021,80028,400 44,48062,87088,690
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 54,47021,61024,750 50,49073,03097,900
Fairbanks North Star Borough 46,07025,95032,950 44,33053,11071,810
Balance of State 42,15022,35032,700 38,43046,97056,570