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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?"

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants (43-6011)

Occupation description:  Provide high-level administrative support by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, and performing clerical functions such as preparing correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls, and scheduling meetings. May also train and supervise lower-level clerical staff. Excludes Secretaries (43-6012 through 43-6014).

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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 3,2093,353 4.5168 199381
United States 622,500499,400 0.028,800 34,00050,500

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 30.2518.2223.09 29.2736.4543.91
Alaska 29.4820.3923.55 28.7434.4839.41
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 29.4120.8623.93 28.8234.1238.95
Fairbanks North Star Borough 28.8321.5123.59 28.0132.6237.31
Balance of State 29.6919.6123.06 28.9835.1140.49