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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?"

Packers and Packagers, Hand (53-7064)

Occupation description:  Pack or package by hand a wide variety of products and materials.

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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 595627 5.437 5191
United States 673,400650,000 0.039,600 55,70093,000

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 13.319.3810.96 12.4614.9618.42
Alaska 16.8111.5713.65 16.3118.9523.31
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 16.6711.5913.78 16.1818.7022.98
Fairbanks North Star Borough 17.1610.8711.81 16.8120.3225.56
Balance of State 17.4112.6913.97 16.6819.0524.58