Skip to content Back to Top

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?"

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders (51-9111)

Occupation description:  Operate or tend machines to prepare industrial or consumer products for storage or shipment. Includes cannery workers who pack food products.

For an explanation of the data, click on the question mark question mark icon next to the heading.

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 78111 42.34 714
United States 394,900400,000 0.017,600 28,60046,700

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 16.1510.6212.30 14.9018.8723.83
Alaska 14.9710.4210.43 12.6717.3923.45
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 18.6014.5716.11 17.9920.1423.68