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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?"

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks (43-3031)

Occupation description:  Compute, classify, and record numerical data to keep financial records complete. Perform any combination of routine calculating, posting, and verifying duties to obtain primary financial data for use in maintaining accounting records. May also check the accuracy of figures, calculations, and postings pertaining to business transactions recorded by other workers. Excludes Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks (43-3051).

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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 4,7655,025 5.5298 273597
United States 1,707,7001,641,900 0.0101,900 93,200188,500

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 20.6512.4415.87 19.8224.7030.01
Alaska 23.3013.5818.17 22.9228.2233.48
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 23.6814.9618.54 23.1428.5233.86
Fairbanks North Star Borough 23.0213.5217.75 23.1027.8731.65
Balance of State 22.8612.7117.57 22.6027.8733.61