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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?"

Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics (49-3023)

Occupation description:  Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul automotive vehicles. Excludes Automotive Body and Related Repairers (49-3021), Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists (49-3031), and Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles (49-2096).

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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 1,7311,829 5.748 125183
United States 770,100763,600 0.020,800 53,90074,000

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 21.5811.7315.03 20.2426.9933.11
Alaska 25.5312.2716.48 25.0032.5238.92
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 23.0911.2314.28 19.1329.4938.07
Fairbanks North Star Borough 31.2620.7626.93 31.9736.7340.39
Balance of State 27.9517.1321.31 27.7233.1539.14