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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?"

Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners (37-2012)

Occupation description:  Perform any combination of light cleaning duties to maintain private households or commercial establishments, such as hotels and hospitals, in a clean and orderly manner. Duties may include making beds, replenishing linens, cleaning rooms and halls, and vacuuming.

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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 3,4443,768 9.4255 230517
United States 1,494,4001,469,000 0.0104,900 94,700197,000

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 12.898.9810.24 11.9514.4618.22
Alaska 14.4411.1212.23 14.0216.3818.74
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 14.1710.8011.88 13.7616.2018.62
Fairbanks North Star Borough 13.9511.1511.91 13.2116.0218.46
Balance of State 14.7611.3412.55 14.4116.6218.95