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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?"

Bill and Account Collectors (43-3011)

Occupation description:  Locate and notify customers of delinquent accounts by mail, telephone, or personal visit to solicit payment. Duties include receiving payment and posting amount to customer's account; preparing statements to credit department if customer fails to respond; initiating repossession proceedings or service disconnection; and keeping records of collection and status of accounts.

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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 359360 0.314 2943
United States 258,000238,600 0.09,600 20,00027,700

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 18.9012.4014.78 17.7922.0427.34
Alaska 25.7516.9320.44 23.6329.0240.33
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 25.7116.7620.34 23.4829.0040.78
Balance of State 25.6419.7621.97 25.0529.0533.70