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The unemployment rate in Parkersburg, West Virginia, is 6.30%, with job growth of -1.16%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.39%.

Parkersburg, West Virginia Taxes
Parkersburg, West Virginia,sales tax rate is 7.00%. Income tax is 6.00%.

Parkersburg, West Virginia Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $20,564, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $33,247.

  ECONOMYParkersburg, West VirginiaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  6.30%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  -1.16%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  31.39%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  7.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  6.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $20,564$28,555
  Household Income  $33,247$53,482
  Family Median Income  $46,392$65,443
  Income Less Than 15K  20.63%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  9.00%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  15.96%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  10.78%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  11.05%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  5.86%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  9.18%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  8.77%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  6.53%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  1.27%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  0.98%5.03%
  Management, business, finance  5.66%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  0.00%5.34%
  Community, social services  0.00%1.67%
  Legal  0.00%1.16%
  Education, library  0.00%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  0.00%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  7.55%5.67%
  Healthcare support  0.00%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  0.00%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  15.09%5.76%
  Building maintenance  0.00%4.01%
  Personal care  0.00%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  24.53%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.00%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  15.09%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  32.08%12.09%


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