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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?"

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive (43-6014)

Occupation description:  Perform routine clerical and administrative functions such as drafting correspondence, scheduling appointments, organizing and maintaining paper and electronic files, or providing information to callers. Excludes legal, medical, and executive secretaries (43-6011 through 43-6013).

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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 3,5873,700 3.2187 221419
United States 2,382,5002,170,000 0.0116,700 138,100233,500

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 18.8411.6614.47 18.1222.8427.68
Alaska 20.7613.8416.78 20.1524.6628.99
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 20.8314.4816.97 20.0424.4228.84
Fairbanks North Star Borough 20.8612.8416.52 20.4524.7729.48
Balance of State 20.6313.4016.52 20.2124.9929.01