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Economy in Chicago, Illinois

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EconomyChicago, ILUnited States
Unemployment Rate10.30%8.60%
Recent Job Growth-0.38%0.35%
Future Job Growth28.94%32.10%
Sales Taxes9.00%5.00%
Income Taxes5.00%4.70%
Income per Cap.$25,219$26,154
Household Income$45,393$50,935
ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Income Less Than 15K17.11%12.37%
Income between 15K and 25K10.92%10.53%
Income between 25K and 35K10.99%10.88%
Income between 35K and 50K15.06%15.37%
Income between 50K and 75K18.95%20.14%
Income between 75K and 100K10.67%12.41%
Income between 100K and 150K9.72%11.27%
Income between 150K and 250K4.57%5.01%
Income between 250K and 500K1.84%1.86%
Income greater than 500K0.16%0.16%
POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
Management, Business, and Financial Operations14.34%14.04%
Professional and Related Occupations21.14%20.61%
Service15.78%14.45%
Sales and Office26.63%26.75%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry0.09%0.70%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance6.50%9.42%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving15.53%14.05%


Median Household Income

The unemployment rate in Chicago, IL, is 10.30%, with job growth of -0.38%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 28.94%.

Chicago, IL Taxes

Chicago, IL,sales tax rate is 9.00%. Income tax is 5.00%.

Chicago, IL Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $25,219, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $45,393.


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