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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?"

Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers (49-2022)

Occupation description:  Install, set-up, rearrange, or remove switching, distribution, routing, and dialing equipment used in central offices or headends. Service or repair telephone, cable television, Internet, and other communications equipment on customers' property. May install communications equipment or communications wiring in buildings. Excludes Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers (49-9052).

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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 770752 -2.321 6382
United States 232,900219,800 0.06,300 18,60023,600

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 28.1515.9120.95 27.8435.3341.17
Alaska 34.3724.6229.93 35.3539.3344.92
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 34.8525.0431.50 35.6939.4445.30
Balance of State 30.0019.6325.64 28.9136.9643.10