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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?"

Physical Therapists (29-1123)

Occupation description:  Assess, plan, organize, and participate in rehabilitative programs that improve mobility, relieve pain, increase strength, and improve or correct disabling conditions resulting from disease or injury.

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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 525567 8.010 1327
United States 247,700301,900 0.05,000 6,40016,900

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 43.3529.8735.55 43.0050.1059.97
Alaska 49.3532.8141.07 47.4858.5370.26
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 51.3835.9742.24 48.8061.1473.03
Fairbanks North Star Borough 41.8526.9732.85 42.6250.5459.07
Balance of State 48.5633.9341.29 46.5454.8867.76