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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?"

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers (51-6011)

Occupation description:  Operate or tend washing or dry-cleaning machines to wash or dry-clean industrial or household articles, such as cloth garments, suede, leather, furs, blankets, draperies, linens, rugs, and carpets. Includes spotters and dyers of these articles.

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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 510479 -6.131 3563
United States 218,600217,400 0.013,600 15,50029,000

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 12.228.8910.06 11.6413.7216.33
Alaska 15.0911.0512.31 14.2317.5320.44
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 15.2611.3012.60 14.4217.5120.24
Fairbanks North Star Borough 16.1512.3913.30 14.9019.2022.29
Balance of State 14.4010.6111.43 13.4116.9220.54