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The unemployment rate in Cheyenne, Wyoming, is 4.40%, with job growth of 0.60%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 36.79%.

Cheyenne, Wyoming Taxes
Cheyenne, Wyoming,sales tax rate is 6.00%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Cheyenne, Wyoming Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $28,485, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $54,845.

  ECONOMYCheyenne, WyomingUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  4.40%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  0.60%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  36.79%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  6.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $28,485$28,555
  Household Income  $54,845$53,482
  Family Median Income  $73,471$65,443
  Income Less Than 15K  9.82%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  5.18%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  10.10%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  11.85%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  8.92%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.02%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  9.95%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  13.64%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  15.71%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  4.36%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  2.46%5.03%
  Management, business, finance  15.70%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  4.93%5.34%
  Community, social services  2.03%1.67%
  Legal  1.81%1.16%
  Education, library  6.07%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.46%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  5.72%5.67%
  Healthcare support  1.65%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  3.00%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  6.38%5.76%
  Building maintenance  3.77%4.01%
  Personal care  3.21%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  24.11%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.43%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  9.56%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  10.17%12.09%


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