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Economy in Washington

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EconomyWashington, WAUnited States
Unemployment Rate5.60%6.30%
Recent Job Growth1.19%1.18%
Future Job Growth36.80%36.10%
Sales Taxes9.50%6.00%
Income Taxes0.00%4.72%
Income per Cap.$30,661$28,051
Household Income$59,374$53,046
Family Median Income$71,939$64,585
ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Income Less Than 15K10.35%12.61%
Income between 15K and 20K4.33%5.33%
Income between 20K and 30K9.24%10.57%
Income between 30K and 40K9.42%9.90%
Income between 40K and 50K8.91%8.95%
Income between 50K and 60K8.24%8.08%
Income between 60K and 75K10.81%10.09%
Income between 75K and 100K13.61%12.25%
Income between 100K and 150K14.89%12.82%
Income between 150K and 200K5.46%4.78%
Income greater than 200K4.75%4.64%
POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
Management, business, finance15.43%14.36%
Engineering, computers, science7.53%5.24%
Community, social services1.67%1.66%
Legal1.12%1.17%
Education, library5.47%6.10%
Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment2.03%1.88%
Healthcare practitioners and technology5.11%5.49%
Healthcare support2.23%2.47%
Firefighters, law enforcement1.93%2.24%
Food preparation, serving5.49%5.61%
Building maintenance3.52%3.97%
Personal care4.13%3.54%
Sales, office, administrative support23.46%24.89%
Farming, fishing, forestry1.59%0.73%
Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair8.20%8.56%
Production, transportation, material moving11.09%12.10%

The unemployment rate in Washington, WA, is 5.60%, with job growth of 1.19%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 36.80%.

Washington, WA Taxes

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

Washington, WA Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $30,661, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $59,374.


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