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The unemployment rate in Charleston, South Carolina, is 3.70%, with job growth of 0.65%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.60%.

Charleston, South Carolina Taxes
Charleston, South Carolina,sales tax rate is 8.50%. Income tax is 7.00%.

Charleston, South Carolina Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $31,554, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $50,873.

  ECONOMYCharleston, South CarolinaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  3.70%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  0.65%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  37.60%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  8.50%6.00%
  Income Taxes  7.00%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $31,554$28,051
  Household Income  $50,873$53,046
  Family Median Income  $71,129$64,585
  Income Less Than 15K  16.51%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  5.47%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  10.06%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  7.97%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.28%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  7.76%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  9.18%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  12.31%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  11.42%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  4.42%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  5.62%4.64%
  Management, business, finance  15.16%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  5.90%5.24%
  Community, social services  1.99%1.66%
  Legal  2.12%1.17%
  Education, library  6.55%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  2.79%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  9.09%5.49%
  Healthcare support  2.24%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  2.17%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  7.81%5.61%
  Building maintenance  3.49%3.97%
  Personal care  4.41%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  24.24%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.17%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  5.27%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  6.60%12.10%

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