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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?"

Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators (47-2071)

Occupation description:  Operate equipment used for applying concrete, asphalt, or other materials to road beds, parking lots, or airport runways and taxiways, or equipment used for tamping gravel, dirt, or other materials. Includes concrete and asphalt paving machine operators, form tampers, tamping machine operators, and stone spreader operators.

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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 97102 5.24 812
United States 47,10052,200 0.02,200 3,9006,700

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 21.4613.4015.98 19.2924.7433.50
Alaska 26.1418.8620.12 22.2728.2445.74
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 21.5418.8319.75 21.4123.0625.60
Balance of State 36.1517.3423.48 42.2847.0149.85