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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?"

Food Batchmakers (51-3092)

Occupation description:  Set up and operate equipment that mixes or blends ingredients used in the manufacturing of food products. Includes candy makers and cheese makers.

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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 225270 20.015 2242
United States 163,800167,000 0.010,000 14,50024,800

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 15.9210.4412.18 14.8018.9323.46
Alaska 18.0111.5813.60 17.5621.6225.01
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 17.8011.8313.59 17.5021.7225.11
Balance of State 18.5811.1513.64 17.6321.3324.88