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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?"

Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers (49-9051)

Occupation description:  Install or repair cables or wires used in electrical power or distribution systems. May erect poles and light or heavy duty transmission towers. Excludes Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay (49-2095).

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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 383387 1.09 2332
United States 119,400128,900 0.03,000 7,40011,400

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 34.6018.6625.74 34.8643.6949.76
Alaska 44.1528.5938.76 45.3653.0659.02
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 44.3227.5637.73 45.9354.2859.29
Balance of State 43.1930.3839.23 44.2448.9856.95