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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?"

Receptionists and Information Clerks (43-4171)

Occupation description:  Answer inquiries and provide information to the general public, customers, visitors, and other interested parties regarding activities conducted at establishment and location of departments, offices, and employees within the organization. Excludes Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service (43-2011).

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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 3,0633,287 7.3185 242449
United States 1,101,5001,160,800 0.065,800 86,100157,900

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 15.0210.1612.05 14.4517.6420.86
Alaska 17.0511.1613.53 16.9319.7023.71
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 16.9711.5213.76 16.8119.4123.34
Fairbanks North Star Borough 15.4810.3311.15 14.6019.3722.62
Balance of State 18.2211.7614.99 17.8821.2325.62