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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?"

Alaska Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Occupations

OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Accountants and Auditors $6,668growth low, openings very high
Actuaries n/an/a
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians $8,343growth moderate, openings low
Aerospace Engineers $9,315growth moderate, openings low
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians n/an/a
Agricultural Engineers n/an/a
Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Anesthesiologists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Animal Scientists n/an/a
Anthropologists and Archeologists $6,871growth strong, openings low
Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval $8,332growth low, openings low
Architectural and Civil Drafters $6,101growth low, openings low
Architectural and Engineering Managers $13,664growth low, openings moderate
Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Astronomers n/an/a
Atmospheric and Space Scientists $6,458growth low, openings low
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians $4,410growth low, openings low
Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists n/an/a
Audiologists n/agrowth strong, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Biochemists and Biophysicists n/an/a
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary $6,140growth low, openings low
Biological Scientists, All Other $7,343growth low, openings high
Biological Technicians $4,081growth low, openings high
Biomedical Engineers n/an/a
Broadcast Technicians n/agrowth low, openings low
Budget Analysts $7,114growth low, openings moderate
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists $7,448growth low, openings low
Chemical Engineers $13,343growth low, openings low
Chemical Plant and System Operators n/an/a
Chemical Technicians $6,601growth low, openings low
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Chemists $8,311growth moderate, openings low
Chiropractors $6,954growth strong, openings low
Civil Engineering Technicians $6,220growth low, openings high
Civil Engineers $8,870growth low, openings very high
Commercial and Industrial Designers n/agrowth low, openings low
Computer and Information Research Scientists n/agrowth low, openings low
Computer and Information Systems Managers $10,269growth low, openings high
Computer Hardware Engineers $10,981growth low, openings low
Computer Network Architects n/agrowth low, openings low
Computer Network Support Specialists n/agrowth low, openings low
Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic n/an/a
Computer Occupations, All Other n/agrowth low, openings low
Computer Programmers n/agrowth low, openings high
Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Computer Systems Analysts n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Computer User Support Specialists n/agrowth low, openings high
Conservation Scientists $7,447growth low, openings moderate
Construction and Building Inspectors $7,159growth low, openings moderate
Cost Estimators $7,076growth low, openings low
Credit Analysts $5,305n/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Database Administrators n/agrowth low, openings low
Dentists, All Other Specialists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Dentists, General $14,033growth strong, openings moderate
Desktop Publishers n/agrowth low, openings low
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers $7,514growth moderate, openings low
Dietitians and Nutritionists $6,001growth low, openings low
Drafters, All Other n/agrowth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Economists $9,276growth low, openings low
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians $6,889growth low, openings low
Electrical and Electronics Drafters n/agrowth low, openings low
Electrical Engineers $8,497growth low, openings moderate
Electro-Mechanical Technicians n/agrowth low, openings low
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer $9,524growth low, openings low
Embalmers n/an/a
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary $8,322growth low, openings low
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other $7,691growth low, openings high
Engineers, All Other $10,028growth low, openings high
Environmental Engineering Technicians $4,774growth low, openings low
Environmental Engineers $8,938growth low, openings moderate
Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health $7,184growth low, openings high
Epidemiologists n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Family and General Practitioners n/agrowth strong, openings high
Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers n/agrowth low, openings low
Film and Video Editors $3,668growth low, openings low
Financial Analysts $10,586growth low, openings low
Financial Specialists, All Other $6,517growth low, openings low
Fire Inspectors and Investigators $6,159growth low, openings low
Food Scientists and Technologists n/an/a
Forensic Science Technicians $6,195n/a
Forest and Conservation Technicians n/agrowth low, openings high
Foresters $6,563growth low, openings low
Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Genetic Counselors n/an/a
Geographers n/an/a
Geography Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Geological and Petroleum Technicians n/agrowth low, openings high
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers $8,733growth low, openings high
Graphic Designers $4,412growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors $8,563growth low, openings low
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other n/agrowth strong, openings low
Hydrologists $7,489growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Industrial Engineering Technicians $5,633growth low, openings low
Industrial Engineers $11,669growth low, openings low
Industrial-Organizational Psychologists n/an/a
Information Security Analysts n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Internists, General n/agrowth strong, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Landscape Architects n/agrowth low, openings low
Life Scientists, All Other n/agrowth low, openings low
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other $5,283growth low, openings high
Logisticians $7,573growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists $8,670growth moderate, openings low
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects n/an/a
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists $5,740growth low, openings low
Materials Engineers $10,181growth low, openings low
Materials Scientists n/an/a
Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other $6,069growth low, openings low
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary $6,523growth low, openings low
Mathematical Technicians n/an/a
Mathematicians n/an/a
Mechanical Drafters n/agrowth low, openings low
Mechanical Engineering Technicians n/agrowth low, openings low
Mechanical Engineers $9,321growth low, openings moderate
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists n/agrowth moderate, openings moderate
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists $7,157growth strong, openings low
Microbiologists $5,833growth low, openings low
Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers $10,365growth low, openings low
Multimedia Artists and Animators n/an/a
Museum Technicians and Conservators $4,000growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Natural Sciences Managers $9,434growth low, openings low
Network and Computer Systems Administrators n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Nuclear Engineers n/an/a
Nuclear Medicine Technologists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Nuclear Technicians n/an/a
Nurse Anesthetists n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Nurse Midwives $8,002growth robust, openings low
Nurse Practitioners $9,485growth strong, openings moderate
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Obstetricians and Gynecologists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists n/agrowth low, openings moderate
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians n/agrowth low, openings low
Operations Research Analysts $6,937growth low, openings low
Optometrists $11,938growth robust, openings low
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons n/an/a
Orthodontists n/an/a
Orthotists and Prosthetists $8,209n/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Pediatricians, General n/agrowth strong, openings low
Petroleum Engineers $14,173growth low, openings moderate
Pharmacists $12,159growth moderate, openings high
Physical Scientists, All Other $8,688growth low, openings low
Physician Assistants $12,153growth strong, openings high
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other n/agrowth strong, openings high
Physicists n/an/a
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Podiatrists n/an/a
Prosthodontists n/an/a
Psychiatrists n/agrowth moderate, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Radiation Therapists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Radiologic Technologists $6,474growth moderate, openings high
Registered Nurses $8,103growth moderate, openings very high
Respiratory Therapists $6,961growth low, openings low
Respiratory Therapy Technicians n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Sales Engineers $8,150growth low, openings low
Social Science Research Assistants n/agrowth low, openings low
Sociologists n/an/a
Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Software Developers, Applications n/agrowth low, openings low
Software Developers, Systems Software n/agrowth low, openings low
Soil and Plant Scientists $5,154growth low, openings low
Sound Engineering Technicians n/an/a
Statistical Assistants n/agrowth low, openings low
Statisticians $8,001growth low, openings low
Surgeons n/an/a
Survey Researchers n/agrowth low, openings low
Surveying and Mapping Technicians $5,818growth low, openings low
Surveyors $7,658growth low, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Traffic Technicians n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Urban and Regional Planners $7,538growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Veterinarians $9,092growth moderate, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Web Developers n/agrowth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists $6,871growth low, openings very high

For more information see “Science, Tech, Engineering, and Math Knowledge-based workers in Alaska” in Alaska Economic Trends.