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The unemployment rate in Seattle, Washington, is 4.00%, with job growth of 1.69%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.38%.

Seattle, Washington Taxes
Seattle, Washington,sales tax rate is 9.60%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Seattle, Washington Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $44,167, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $67,365.

  ECONOMYSeattle, WashingtonUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  4.00%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.69%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  39.38%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  9.60%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $44,167$28,555
  Household Income  $67,365$53,482
  Family Median Income  $99,597$65,443
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.39%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.04%0.61%
  Construction  2.99%6.19%
  Manufacturing  6.79%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  1.94%2.72%
  Retail trade  11.61%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  2.74%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  3.88%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  3.50%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  2.38%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  16.70%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.14%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  3.35%4.27%
  Educational services  10.42%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  12.96%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  3.04%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  8.45%7.44%
  Other services  5.03%4.94%
  Public administration  3.25%4.80%
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Love Seattle.

I've been to many cities, large, small and in between and Seattle tops the list in my book. Big, but not too big. One of my favorite places. You get it all with Seattle,... (Read More)



Be cautious before moving here

Like most of the W coast, this is a big-time liberal mecca. If you are a conservative, you need to heed this advice and re-think your decision to move here. We have... (Read More)



Intolerant hateful communists here

This place is bad. When I first got stationed here, we was warned having DOD stickers on our car could get our windows broken out. People attack the military. People... (Read More)



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