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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?"

Industrial Machinery Mechanics (49-9041)

Occupation description:  Repair, install, adjust, or maintain industrial production and processing machinery or refinery and pipeline distribution systems. Excludes Millwrights (49-9044), Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines (49-3042), and Maintenance Workers, Machinery (49-9043).

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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 360400 11.112 2339
United States 381,500400,800 0.012,300 23,60037,800

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 26.6016.5420.51 25.7731.3438.30
Alaska 29.0317.2621.21 27.3735.1439.51
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 29.6920.4125.31 29.5034.9337.63
Fairbanks North Star Borough 30.5416.9821.80 32.8639.1441.17
Balance of State 28.3416.2320.06 23.7934.4942.12