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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?"

Childcare Workers (39-9011)

Occupation description:  Attend to children at schools, businesses, private households, and childcare institutions. Perform a variety of tasks, such as dressing, feeding, bathing, and overseeing play. Excludes Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education (25-2011) and Teacher Assistants (25-9041).

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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 1,9151,987 3.8144 147298
United States 1,160,0001,187,700 0.086,800 88,300177,900

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 12.278.659.72 11.6514.0517.21
Alaska 13.7910.9011.70 13.2114.9718.00
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 13.5410.8211.46 12.7014.8917.76
Fairbanks North Star Borough 16.4511.0712.18 16.1319.5723.58
Balance of State 13.6511.0112.05 13.3914.7416.37