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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?"

Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists (39-5012)

Occupation description:  Provide beauty services, such as shampooing, cutting, coloring, and styling hair, and massaging and treating scalp. May apply makeup, dress wigs, perform hair removal, and provide nail and skin care services. Excludes Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance (39-5091), Manicurists and Pedicurists (39-5092), and Skincare Specialists (39-5094).

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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 633615 -2.838 4076
United States 683,800741,700 0.043,200 45,50094,600

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 15.168.8610.05 12.5417.6624.94
Alaska 13.6210.1810.82 11.8314.3520.06
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 13.8810.6511.18 12.0814.6520.00
Fairbanks North Star Borough 15.609.9010.65 12.4918.4026.61
Balance of State 11.479.899.90 10.4411.4714.67