Business and Economy in Anchorage, AK
Being a great place to live also means being a great place to work. A thriving economy helps the tax base (so there’s more money for city improvements) and helps a city attract and retain talent. The economy in Anchorage is led by the Facilities Support Services industry, which accounts for 5.2% of the jobs in the area. Other top employment sectors include General Medical and Surgical Hospitals, Support Activities for Oil and Gas Operations, and Engineering Services.