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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?"

Couriers and Messengers (43-5021)

Occupation description:  Pick up and deliver messages, documents, packages, and other items between offices or departments within an establishment or directly to other business concerns, traveling by foot, bicycle, motorcycle, automobile, or public conveyance. Excludes Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers (53-3033).

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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 275275 0.011 1526
United States 101,500104,200 0.04,100 5,80010,100

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 15.2110.0911.91 14.2817.5822.15
Alaska 16.8712.8213.77 15.3118.7224.96
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 17.6712.8714.05 16.2819.8227.03
Balance of State 15.1612.7413.40 14.4915.6718.91