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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?"

Butchers and Meat Cutters (51-3021)

Occupation description:  Cut, trim, or prepare consumer-sized portions of meat for use or sale in retail establishments.

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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 241251 4.110 2031
United States 135,500139,500 0.05,600 11,40017,400

Job outlook

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

2020 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 16.6510.6812.96 15.8219.6824.25
Alaska 23.7816.4118.87 23.2327.9733.60
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 22.7816.3919.17 22.8625.9030.68
Fairbanks North Star Borough 23.7516.7519.05 23.3428.4233.03
Balance of State 26.5816.1718.14 26.1735.4638.62