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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?"

Roustabouts, Oil and Gas (47-5071)

Occupation description:  Assemble or repair oil field equipment using hand and power tools. Perform other tasks as needed.

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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 464528 13.814 5171
United States 58,30067,000 0.01,800 6,5009,100

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with high employment opportunities. Read more.


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 19.8513.5915.83 18.7123.1028.34
Alaska 24.6017.8420.90 25.0228.6031.04
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 24.9315.9519.71 26.0629.0032.78
Balance of State 24.5518.3720.95 24.7328.5130.94