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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?"

Dental Hygienists (29-2021)

Occupation description:  Clean teeth and examine oral areas, head, and neck for signs of oral disease. May educate patients on oral hygiene, take and develop x rays, or apply fluoride or sealants.

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  Employment Average annual openings
  2018 estimate2028 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 670733 9.429 1853
United States 219,800243,500 0.09,700 5,90017,900

Job outlook

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


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