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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Massachusetts, Massachusetts, is 4.30%, with job growth of 1.16%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.02%.

Massachusetts, Massachusetts Taxes
Massachusetts, Massachusetts,sales tax rate is 6.25%. Income tax is 5.10%.

Massachusetts, Massachusetts Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $36,441, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $67,846.


  ECONOMYMassachusetts, MassachusettsUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  4.30%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.16%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  38.02%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  6.25%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.10%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $36,441$28,555
  Household Income  $67,846$53,482
  Family Median Income  $86,132$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  16.98%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  7.69%5.34%
  Community, social services  1.94%1.67%
  Legal  1.44%1.16%
  Education, library  7.20%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  2.25%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  6.38%5.67%
  Healthcare support  2.73%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  2.18%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  5.43%5.76%
  Building maintenance  3.50%4.01%
  Personal care  3.70%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  22.88%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.23%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  6.69%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  8.77%12.09%

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