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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?"

Electricians (47-2111)

Occupation description:  Install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures. Ensure that work is in accordance with relevant codes. May install or service street lights, intercom systems, or electrical control systems. Excludes Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers (49-2098).

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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 1,7691,901 7.556 156225
United States 715,400789,500 0.023,100 64,10094,600

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 29.0216.0620.28 27.0135.5546.43
Alaska 36.2321.5331.30 37.3543.6448.31
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 35.4619.1030.17 37.1843.4747.77
Fairbanks North Star Borough 36.2524.1732.64 37.3242.6947.08
Balance of State 37.6024.0232.34 37.6144.5150.79