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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?"

Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks (43-3051)

Occupation description:  Compile and record employee time and payroll data. May compute employees' time worked, production, and commission. May compute and post wages and deductions, or prepare paychecks. Excludes Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks (43-3031).

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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 486520 7.024 3259
United States 150,400145,600 0.07,000 9,30015,800

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 22.7914.5817.79 22.2027.4231.83
Alaska 24.9017.8220.68 24.7329.1433.10
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 24.8417.8120.81 24.6829.0633.18
Fairbanks North Star Borough 23.7217.8219.86 23.1726.6430.55
Balance of State 25.4617.3320.78 25.6729.9934.20