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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

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
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  9.92%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  2.08%5.34%
  Community, social services  0.48%1.67%
  Legal  0.98%1.16%
  Education, library  5.33%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.15%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.62%5.67%
  Healthcare support  2.80%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.19%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  5.40%5.76%
  Building maintenance  3.68%4.01%
  Personal care  9.23%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  23.58%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.22%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  12.24%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  17.12%12.09%

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  5/29/2017
Beautiful Emerald City

Geographically, Seattle is one of the most beautiful cities in the country. Mountains to the west and east, a volcano to the south, and surrounded by water on a clear... (Read More)

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  4/7/2017
Beautiful City with Clean Air & Rel Low Crime

A Biased Opinion (I'm a Seattlite, originally from the Portland, OR area): I moved to Seattle after graduating from a Washington State college, Western Washington... (Read More)

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  4/2/2017
Great place if your in tech or a yuppie

A city that has prided itself on individualism has sold out to corporate greed. Amazon, Microsoft, Google and other tech giants have changed this town to something... (Read More)

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