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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Maine, State, is 3.70%, with job growth of -1.13%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 34.03%.

Maine, State Taxes
Maine, State,sales tax rate is 5.50%. Income tax is 7.15%.

Maine, State Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $27,332, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $48,804.


  ECONOMYMaine, MaineUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  3.70%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  -1.13%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  34.03%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  5.50%6.00%
  Income Taxes  7.15%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $27,332$28,555
  Household Income  $48,804$53,482
  Family Median Income  $61,824$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  2.44%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.12%0.61%
  Construction  6.92%6.19%
  Manufacturing  9.33%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.30%2.72%
  Retail trade  13.42%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  3.00%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  1.77%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  4.72%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.44%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  5.20%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.03%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  3.40%4.27%
  Educational services  10.47%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  17.01%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  1.77%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  7.13%7.44%
  Other services  4.45%4.94%
  Public administration  4.35%4.80%
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  2/19/2015
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We are on this site to exit Maine in the winter. It is a beautiful and expensive (taxes) state. We plan to stay here most of the year, as 3 of the seasons are beautiful.... (Read More)

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  2/8/2014
JOBS/WEATHER

Unless you want to live around Portland Maine or maybe BIW, not much work in Maine, except min wage...Weather from Sept thru May, you freeze your butt off, put kids in... (Read More)

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  5/19/2013
Please help " be honest"

Hi! This is my replay to " THINK TWINCE" as well as everyone else that has write on here. My name is Sam and Im a 25 year old women who is single , no kids and no... (Read More)

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