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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?"

Massage Therapists (31-9011)

Occupation description:  Perform therapeutic massages of soft tissues and joints. May assist in the assessment of range of motion and muscle strength, or propose client therapy plans.

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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 518560 8.134 2967
United States 159,800195,200 0.011,100 9,60024,200

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 22.6810.4914.14 20.5928.5438.76
Alaska 37.0610.2612.15 40.3153.4860.83
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 36.9810.2611.84 39.6053.1560.67
Fairbanks North Star Borough **11.84 *53.15*
Balance of State 39.9910.6524.31 44.4255.4461.72

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.