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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?"

Transportation Security Screeners (33-9093)

Occupation description:  Conduct screening of passengers, baggage, or cargo to ensure compliance with Transportation Security Administration (TSA) regulations. May operate basic security equipment such as x-ray machines and hand wands at screening checkpoints.

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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 540539 -0.222 2850
United States 49,10049,600 0.02,100 2,6004,700

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 20.3416.6518.28 20.0821.7224.16
Alaska 24.2517.4120.29 24.1026.6630.58
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 20.7917.4117.58 20.2822.0623.91
Fairbanks North Star Borough 25.7621.7625.08 25.2927.3329.29
Balance of State 27.9423.9725.11 26.5530.5733.90