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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?"

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians (49-3011)

Occupation description:  Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul aircraft engines and assemblies, such as hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Includes helicopter and aircraft engine specialists. Excludes Avionics Technician (49-2091).

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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 1,4761,504 1.940 82125
United States 136,900141,200 0.03,700 7,70011,800

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 32.2718.2224.13 30.8140.5448.59
Alaska 32.1121.0726.65 31.9737.5443.43
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 31.9019.4026.07 32.5337.3843.36
Fairbanks North Star Borough 31.6924.6026.73 30.0836.8540.68
Balance of State 32.8824.4527.48 31.4338.5244.80