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The unemployment rate in Las Vegas, Nevada, is 7.60%, with job growth of 1.88%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 36.20%.

Las Vegas, Nevada Taxes
Las Vegas, Nevada,sales tax rate is 8.10%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Las Vegas, Nevada Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $26,098, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $52,601.

  ECONOMYLas Vegas, NevadaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  7.60%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  1.88%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  36.20%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  8.10%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $26,098$28,051
  Household Income  $52,601$53,046
  Family Median Income  $60,637$64,585
  Income Less Than 15K  11.84%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  4.77%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  10.80%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  10.35%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.85%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.73%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  10.91%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  12.93%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  11.97%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  4.28%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  3.57%4.64%
  Management, business, finance  11.42%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  2.54%5.24%
  Community, social services  1.14%1.66%
  Legal  1.46%1.17%
  Education, library  4.54%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  2.20%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.30%5.49%
  Healthcare support  1.72%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  3.47%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  10.98%5.61%
  Building maintenance  6.97%3.97%
  Personal care  5.71%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  25.16%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.11%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  9.68%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  8.62%12.10%


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