Chicago, Illinois 

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Economy in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago has an unemployment rate of 9.0%. The US average is 6.0%.

Chicago has seen the job market decrease by -0.2% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 25.7%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Chicago
- The Sales Tax Rate for Chicago is 10.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Chicago is 5.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Chicago
- The average income of a Chicago resident is $28,623 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Chicago resident is $47,831 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYChicago, IllinoisUnited States
  9.0%6.0%
  -9.4%-6.2%
  25.7%33.5%
  10.3%6.2%
  5.0%4.6%
  $32,560$31,177
  $52,497$57,652
  $61,618$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.1%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  4.0%6.2%
  8.9%10.4%
  2.4%2.7%
  9.2%11.6%
  5.6%4.1%
  0.5%0.9%
  2.3%2.1%
  6.0%4.7%
  2.2%1.9%
  10.3%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  5.0%4.3%
  9.6%9.3%
  13.2%13.8%
  2.3%2.2%
  8.9%7.4%
  5.2%4.9%
  4.2%4.8%
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    Reviews for Chicago    265 Reviews
    It's good i guess - 7/21/2021
    I was born and raised here until i was 4 1/2. there are also nice places to see also I'm very confused why are people giving bad ratings of my birth... Read More

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    At your own risk - 3/17/2021
    Lived here for five years, right downtown for three, and two at the end of the Brown train line, a close suburb known as Ravenswood, commuting in to the city for work.... Read More

    its safe then why does local new start with shooti - 12/18/2020
    Went to Chicago once for a live event was told to go to the main airport because the second one was in the middle of a war zone only stayed two days just wondering for... Read More


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