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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?"

Driver/Sales Workers (53-3031)

Occupation description:  Drive truck or other vehicle over established routes or within an established territory and sell or deliver goods, such as food products, including restaurant take-out items, or pick up or deliver items such as commercial laundry. May also take orders, collect payment, or stock merchandise at point of delivery. Includes newspaper delivery drivers. Excludes Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers (49-9091) and Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers (53-3033).

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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 785867 10.434 60102
United States 447,800434,100 0.018,200 32,00048,800

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 14.538.689.63 12.4318.0323.54
Alaska 16.7710.5911.99 15.5618.9224.36
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 17.6610.5912.28 16.5519.7427.19
Fairbanks North Star Borough 14.1210.9812.24 13.9215.5918.33
Balance of State 15.8210.8611.42 12.5621.6624.63