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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
  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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