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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Washington, Washington, is 5.60%, with job growth of 1.98%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.37%.

Washington, Washington Taxes
Washington, Washington,sales tax rate is 9.50%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Washington, Washington Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $31,233, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $60,294.

  ECONOMYWashington, WashingtonUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.60%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.98%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  38.37%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  9.50%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $31,233$28,555
  Household Income  $60,294$53,482
  Family Median Income  $73,039$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  10.37%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  4.40%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  9.03%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  9.23%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  8.64%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.09%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  10.62%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  13.40%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  15.11%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  5.87%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  5.25%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  15.53%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  7.66%5.34%
  Community, social services  1.70%1.67%
  Legal  1.10%1.16%
  Education, library  5.42%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  2.03%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  5.31%5.67%
  Healthcare support  2.27%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.95%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  5.58%5.76%
  Building maintenance  3.52%4.01%
  Personal care  4.33%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  22.83%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  1.73%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  7.85%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  11.19%12.09%

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  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
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State Income Tax
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
You Could Do Better...
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Coming from the East Coast, Eastern Washington with it's beautiful scenery & temped weather is wonderful. After living on flat Long Island for the first half of my... (read more)
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