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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
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.37%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.04%0.61%
  Construction  5.41%6.19%
  Manufacturing  9.18%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.38%2.72%
  Retail trade  10.78%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  2.98%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  2.32%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  5.83%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.74%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  9.40%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.09%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  3.74%4.27%
  Educational services  11.64%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  16.31%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  1.96%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  6.81%7.44%
  Other services  4.43%4.94%
  Public administration  3.98%4.80%

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