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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?"

Pharmacy Technicians (29-2052)

Occupation description:  Prepare medications under the direction of a pharmacist. May measure, mix, count out, label, and record amounts and dosages of medications according to prescription orders.

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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 490498 1.614 2641
United States 420,400451,900 0.012,600 22,60038,300

Job outlook

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

2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 16.9511.6013.45 16.3219.4423.62
Alaska 21.2915.9117.86 21.0024.2128.02
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 21.0315.8117.59 20.6324.2127.90
Fairbanks North Star Borough 21.0316.4819.21 21.2523.4125.02
Balance of State 22.1715.8617.88 21.5025.9029.56