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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?"

Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants (53-6061)

Occupation description:  Provide services to ensure the safety and comfort of passengers aboard ships, buses, trains, or within the station or terminal. Perform duties such as greeting passengers, explaining the use of safety equipment, serving meals or beverages, or answering questions related to travel. Excludes Baggage Porters and Bellhops (39-6011).

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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 683716 4.855 3795
United States 25,60026,900 0.02,000 1,4003,600

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 14.159.3711.01 12.7816.5819.62
Alaska **11.01 *16.58*
Balance of State **11.01 *16.58*

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