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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?"

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers (35-9011)

Occupation description:  Facilitate food service. Clean tables, remove dirty dishes, replace soiled table linens; set tables; replenish supply of clean linens, silverware, glassware, and dishes; supply service bar with food; and serve items such as water, condiments, and coffee to patrons.

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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 887981 10.677 83169
United States 465,900511,100 0.040,300 43,20088,000

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 12.038.599.42 11.2813.0516.63
Alaska 12.4610.6010.96 11.8513.5715.56
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 12.3710.6011.00 11.9313.5515.17
Fairbanks North Star Borough 13.7310.7411.25 12.2016.9918.70
Balance of State 11.7610.4710.61 11.3612.3914.32