San Jose, California 

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Economy in San Jose, California

San Jose has an unemployment rate of 5.6%. The US average is 6.0%.

San Jose has seen the job market increase by 2.5% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.9%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for San Jose
- The Sales Tax Rate for San Jose is 9.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for San Jose is 9.3%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for San Jose
- The average income of a San Jose resident is $34,992 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a San Jose resident is $83,787 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYSan Jose, CaliforniaUnited States
  5.6%6.0%
  -7.1%-6.2%
  38.9%33.5%
  9.3%6.2%
  8.0%4.6%
  $40,275$31,177
  $96,662$57,652
  $105,943$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  6.0%6.2%
  18.5%10.4%
  2.3%2.7%
  10.6%11.6%
  2.7%4.1%
  0.6%0.9%
  3.3%2.1%
  2.8%4.7%
  1.9%1.9%
  10.9%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  5.4%4.3%
  7.0%9.3%
  11.3%13.8%
  1.9%2.2%
  7.0%7.4%
  4.9%4.9%
  2.5%4.8%
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    Reviews for San Jose    89 Reviews
    HORRIBLE place to live - 10/11/2021
    I've lived in San Jose, CA for 25 years. This city is being over run with crime and gangs. The cost of living is very high. Granted, you are so close to mountains,... Read More

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    Great place but expensive - 7/19/2019
    I've lived here since 2000. Overall, it's great. Very diverse, and anything you could want to do is here or within driving distance. The weather is great. Low humidity,... Read More

    San Jose DOES NOT average 2 inches of SNOW a year - 1/23/2019
    Whoever wrote the San Jose averages 2 inches of snow a year must have been kicked in the head by a donkey. It does not snow in San Jose. There is sometimes snow on the... Read More


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