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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?"

Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters (47-3015)

Occupation description:  Help plumbers, pipefitters, steamfitters, or pipelayers by performing duties requiring less skill. Duties include using, supplying or holding materials or tools, and cleaning work area and equipment. Construction laborers who do not primarily assist plumbers, pipefitters, steamfitters, or pipelayers are classified under Construction Laborers (47-2061). Apprentice workers are classified with the appropriate skilled construction trade occupation (47-2011 through 47-2231).

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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 150164 9.35 1622
United States 56,90065,800 0.02,000 6,2009,200

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 16.2311.2013.14 15.4318.5622.98
Alaska 21.3915.3317.13 20.4324.5528.64
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 21.9215.3917.56 22.1926.6229.37
Balance of State 21.1116.8618.63 21.3623.8125.29