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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?"

Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products (41-4011)

Occupation description:  Sell goods for wholesalers or manufacturers where technical or scientific knowledge is required in such areas as biology, engineering, chemistry, and electronics, normally obtained from at least 2 years of post-secondary education. Excludes Sales Engineers (41-9031).

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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 268268 0.08 2028
United States 325,900338,000 0.010,100 24,70036,000

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 44.7019.7527.43 38.9556.5276.24
Alaska 38.1220.5325.76 34.8447.3460.10
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 38.8920.5926.52 35.3647.7761.33
Fairbanks North Star Borough 34.4820.5523.09 33.4143.9655.43