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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?"

Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers (53-2011)

Occupation description:  Pilot and navigate the flight of fixed-wing, multi-engine aircraft, usually on scheduled air carrier routes, for the transport of passengers and cargo. Requires Federal Air Transport certificate and rating for specific aircraft type used. Includes regional, National, and international airline pilots and flight instructors of airline pilots.

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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 2,0832,163 3.859 157224
United States 83,60087,400 0.02,400 6,3009,100

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 174,87074,10099,090 147,220**
Alaska 171,03060,60088,590 151,460**
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 187,44060,63093,780 193,650**
Fairbanks North Star Borough 107,01079,46091,020 105,890124,650136,560
Balance of State 95,69054,82063,080 84,130138,580156,160

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.