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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?"

Vessel Operations: Deckhand, Vessel Engineer, Captain

Below are displayed the occupations from the national Standard Occupations Classification (SOC) system that are related to the above Maritime Priority Occupation. Click on the SOC title to go to the occupation’s information page.

OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels $7,898growth low, openings high
Sailors and Marine Oilers $4,114growth low, openings high