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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?"

Recreation Workers (39-9032)

Occupation description:  Conduct recreation activities with groups in public, private, or volunteer agencies or recreation facilities. Organize and promote activities, such as arts and crafts, sports, games, music, dramatics, social recreation, camping, and hobbies, taking into account the needs and interests of individual members.

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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 745766 2.845 80127
United States 408,300442,000 0.025,400 45,30074,000

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 14.109.0710.66 12.6716.1721.15
Alaska 18.4210.9812.09 16.7022.7529.91
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 15.7110.6611.25 12.5618.0423.51
Fairbanks North Star Borough 25.7917.0519.10 23.5331.7039.20
Balance of State 19.2211.4313.05 17.5624.7130.41