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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?"

Cashiers (41-2011)

Occupation description:  Receive and disburse money in establishments other than financial institutions. May use electronic scanners, cash registers, or related equipment. May process credit or debit card transactions and validate checks. Excludes Gaming Cage Persons and Booth Cashiers (41-2012).

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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 7,0247,266 3.4638 7101,372
United States 3,648,5003,509,800 0.0319,400 355,700661,300

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 11.728.739.77 11.3712.7715.04
Alaska 13.5710.6311.45 12.9714.8317.74
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 13.5810.7711.44 12.6714.8117.92
Fairbanks North Star Borough 14.4811.1912.35 14.1116.5218.62
Balance of State 13.3710.6211.30 12.9414.6117.02