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Places With The Best Employment In Alaska 2018

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score54
  • Chena Ridge, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,744
53
  • Kodiak, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,272
55
  • Juneau, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,524
  • We really like Juneau and feel it is a great and safe place for our younger children. However living away from extended family is tough especially when considering the cost to fly a family out of town.
48
  • Nikiski, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,029
68
  • Sitka, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,921
55
  • Gateway, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,061
55
  • Anchorage, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 299,321
  • I was gang stalked, my apartment broken into on a daily basis, my phone hacked, the police did nothing at all. I was harassed by complete strangers. Walking downtown is not safe anymore. There's
52
  • Lakes, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,944
45
  • College, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,372
41
  • Kalifornsky, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,015
62
  • Homer, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,418
44
  • Knik-Fairview, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,038
47
  • Sterling, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,661
47
  • Tanaina, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,736
48
  • Kenai, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,551
41
  • Fairbanks, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,578
56
  • Ketchikan, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,189
37
  • Bethel, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,365
41
  • Wasilla, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,972
50
  • Fishhook, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,866
60
  • Palmer, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,572
48
  • Steele Creek, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,693
34
  • Badger, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,830
43
  • Meadow Lakes, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,694

Employment is a key factor when considering your relocation options in Alaska. Ensuring that there are plenty of high paying jobs in your new city plays an important part in deciding where you want to relocate to. Using our unique algorithm and multiple data points, we came up with the best cities in Alaska for employment and jobs. Relocating is stressful enough, knowing that you are choosing a city with good job opportunities should at least alleviate some of that stress!

Listed above are Alaska cities with the best employment and job opportunities with a population over 5,000. These cities have a mix of low unemployment rates as well as high median income and income per capita. Unemployment rates continue to fall and hiring is up, so the rest will depend on which city you choose to relocate to. This list will help to ensure that the city you select has strong job opportunities.

To narrow down the list of the best cities with the strongest job market in Alaska, you can modify the filters at the top of the page. Start by selecting cities or neighborhoods, city size (population) and home/rental prices. You can also filter using additional categories like: amenities, crime, cost of living, education, housing and weather to ensure that the matching cities meet all of your needs.