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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?"

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers (51-3022)

Occupation description:  Use hand or hand tools to perform routine cutting and trimming of meat, poultry, and seafood.

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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 6,3756,893 8.1272 548872
United States 164,600167,200 0.06,800 13,70020,800

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 13.8510.0511.55 13.5115.8218.47
Alaska 12.4010.3510.58 11.3012.2816.43
Balance of State 12.3610.3210.54 11.2612.2316.35