Rochester, New York 

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Economy in Rochester, New York

Rochester has an unemployment rate of 9.8%. The US average is 6.0%.

Rochester has seen the job market increase by 0.8% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 20.4%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Rochester
- The Sales Tax Rate for Rochester is 8.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Rochester is 6.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Rochester
- The average income of a Rochester resident is $19,180 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Rochester resident is $30,784 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYRochester, New YorkUnited States
  9.8%6.0%
  -5.2%-6.2%
  20.4%33.5%
  8.0%6.2%
  6.2%4.6%
  $21,055$31,177
  $32,347$57,652
  $36,793$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.1%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  2.9%6.2%
  10.1%10.4%
  1.8%2.7%
  11.7%11.6%
  3.0%4.1%
  0.3%0.9%
  2.5%2.1%
  2.3%4.7%
  1.9%1.9%
  5.5%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  5.6%4.3%
  11.7%9.3%
  22.3%13.8%
  2.0%2.2%
  8.6%7.4%
  4.8%4.9%
  2.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for Rochester    75 Reviews
    If you think planet Hoth is a nice place to live. - 1/30/2021
    Just moved out of rochester after being there 9 years. If you have a decent job lined up already and can afford to live in the east side suburbs thats your best bet. The... Read More

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    I hated Rotten/Roachester NY - 11/8/2020
    I’ve lived in Rochester my whole life until I couldn’t take it anymore so I moved. Rochester used to be a place of great opportunity, not anymore. The lack of jobs,... Read More

    History and Beautiful City with Culture - 6/8/2020
    I have lived in the Rochester city area for 8 years. Moved from Texas and I love it here. The large amount of snow is really a plus for me and it hasn't lost it's... Read More


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