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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 $6,608growth low, openings very high
Actuaries n/an/a
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians n/agrowth moderate, openings low
Aerospace Engineers n/agrowth 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 $7,728growth strong, openings low
Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Architects, Except Landscape and Naval $7,702growth low, openings low
Architectural and Civil Drafters $5,528growth low, openings low
Architectural and Engineering Managers $11,786growth low, openings moderate
Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary n/an/a
Astronomers n/an/a
Atmospheric and Space Scientists $7,445growth low, openings low
Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary $6,810growth low, openings low
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians $3,417growth low, openings low
Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists n/an/a
Audiologists $6,713growth strong, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Biochemists and Biophysicists n/an/a
Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Biological Scientists, All Other $6,833growth low, openings high
Biological Technicians $3,855growth low, openings high
Biomedical Engineers n/an/a
Broadcast Technicians $2,737growth low, openings low
Budget Analysts $6,763growth low, openings moderate
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists $6,753growth low, openings low
Chemical Engineers $12,009growth low, openings low
Chemical Plant and System Operators n/an/a
Chemical Technicians $5,599growth low, openings low
Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Chemists $7,123growth moderate, openings low
Chiropractors $6,590growth strong, openings low
Civil Engineering Technicians $5,448growth low, openings high
Civil Engineers $8,405growth 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 $9,387growth low, openings high
Computer Hardware Engineers n/agrowth 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 $6,233growth low, openings moderate
Construction and Building Inspectors $7,003growth low, openings moderate
Cost Estimators $7,121growth low, openings low
Credit Analysts n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Database Administrators n/agrowth low, openings low
Dentists, All Other Specialists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Dentists, General $19,994growth strong, openings moderate
Desktop Publishers n/agrowth low, openings low
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers $8,106growth moderate, openings low
Dietitians and Nutritionists $6,053growth low, openings low
Drafters, All Other n/agrowth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Economics Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Economists $7,874growth low, openings low
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians $7,109growth low, openings low
Electrical and Electronics Drafters $5,463growth low, openings low
Electrical Engineers $9,205growth low, openings moderate
Electro-Mechanical Technicians $4,990growth low, openings low
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer $7,895growth low, openings low
Embalmers n/an/a
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other n/agrowth low, openings high
Engineers, All Other $9,879growth low, openings high
Environmental Engineering Technicians $5,320growth low, openings low
Environmental Engineers $8,257growth 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 $6,815growth 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 n/agrowth low, openings low
Financial Analysts n/agrowth low, openings low
Financial Specialists, All Other n/agrowth low, openings low
Fire Inspectors and Investigators $5,236growth low, openings low
Food Scientists and Technologists n/an/a
Forensic Science Technicians $6,032n/a
Forest and Conservation Technicians n/agrowth low, openings high
Foresters $6,158growth 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 $8,511growth low, openings high
Graphic Designers $5,007growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors $7,212growth low, openings low
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other n/agrowth strong, openings low
Hydrologists $7,401growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Industrial Engineering Technicians $7,482growth low, openings low
Industrial Engineers n/agrowth 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 $5,005growth low, openings high
Logisticians $7,829growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists $7,501growth moderate, openings low
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects $9,326n/a
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists $5,873growth low, openings low
Materials Engineers $7,777growth low, openings low
Materials Scientists n/an/a
Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other n/agrowth low, openings low
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary n/agrowth low, openings low
Mathematical Technicians n/an/a
Mathematicians n/an/a
Mechanical Drafters $6,114growth low, openings low
Mechanical Engineering Technicians $4,446growth low, openings low
Mechanical Engineers $8,613growth low, openings moderate
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists n/agrowth moderate, openings moderate
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists n/agrowth strong, openings low
Microbiologists n/agrowth low, openings low
Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers $9,438growth low, openings low
Multimedia Artists and Animators $4,198n/a
Museum Technicians and Conservators $4,139growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Natural Sciences Managers $9,047growth 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 $7,160growth robust, openings low
Nurse Practitioners $9,658growth 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 $6,218growth low, openings low
Optometrists $11,962growth robust, openings low
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons n/an/a
Orthodontists n/an/a
Orthotists and Prosthetists n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Pediatricians, General n/agrowth strong, openings low
Petroleum Engineers $12,510growth low, openings moderate
Pharmacists $11,884growth moderate, openings high
Physical Scientists, All Other $8,358growth low, openings low
Physician Assistants $10,711growth 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 $6,404growth moderate, openings high
Registered Nurses $7,542growth moderate, openings very high
Respiratory Therapists $5,791growth low, openings low
Respiratory Therapy Technicians n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Sales Engineers n/agrowth 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 n/agrowth low, openings low
Sound Engineering Technicians n/an/a
Statistical Assistants n/agrowth low, openings low
Statisticians $7,462growth low, openings low
Surgeons n/an/a
Survey Researchers $4,832growth low, openings low
Surveying and Mapping Technicians $5,838growth low, openings low
Surveyors $7,254growth low, openings high
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Traffic Technicians n/an/a
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Urban and Regional Planners $6,889growth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Veterinarians $7,916growth moderate, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Web Developers n/agrowth low, openings low
OccupationAverage monthly wageEmployment outlook
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists $6,726growth low, openings very high

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