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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?"

Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants (53-6031)

Occupation description:  Service automobiles, buses, trucks, boats, and other automotive or marine vehicles with fuel, lubricants, and accessories. Collect payment for services and supplies. May lubricate vehicle, change motor oil, install antifreeze, or replace lights or other accessories, such as windshield wiper blades or fan belts. May repair or replace tires.

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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 249256 2.811 2638
United States 115,000120,600 0.05,200 12,20018,000

Job outlook

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


2019 Wages question mark icon

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 12.919.4210.65 12.1114.4517.77
Alaska 15.9312.3913.57 15.4718.0519.66
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area **13.57 *18.05*
Fairbanks North Star Borough 15.4011.6112.79 14.5918.0521.03
Balance of State 15.7112.5513.61 15.3917.7419.22

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