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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?"

Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand (53-7062)

Occupation description:  Manually move freight, stock, or other materials or perform other general labor. Includes all manual laborers not elsewhere classified. Excludes Material Moving Workers (53-7011 through 53-7199) who use power equipment. Excludes Construction Laborers (47-2061) and Helpers, Construction Trades (47-3011 through 47-3019).

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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 4,2074,453 5.8196 406627
United States 2,953,8003,097,900 0.0136,700 283,600434,700

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 15.4510.2911.81 14.1917.8622.66
Alaska 19.3311.7813.57 17.3024.0930.42
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 17.5411.4712.96 15.5921.7127.60
Fairbanks North Star Borough 18.6312.3514.88 17.6421.4826.97
Balance of State 23.1612.8416.14 20.3730.3937.74