Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

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Economy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia has an unemployment rate of 5.8%. The US average is 3.7%.

Philadelphia has seen the job market increase by 1.2% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 28.4%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Philadelphia
- The Sales Tax Rate for Philadelphia is 8.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Philadelphia is 7.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Philadelphia
- The average income of a Philadelphia resident is $22,542 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Philadelphia resident is $37,460 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYPhiladelphia, PennsylvaniaUnited States
  5.8%3.7%
  1.2%1.6%
  28.4%33.5%
  8.0%6.2%
  7.0%4.6%
  $24,811$31,177
  $40,649$57,652
  $50,434$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.2%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  4.0%6.2%
  6.7%10.4%
  2.0%2.7%
  10.7%11.6%
  4.5%4.1%
  0.8%0.9%
  1.9%2.1%
  4.4%4.7%
  1.7%1.9%
  6.7%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.8%4.3%
  10.0%9.3%
  20.3%13.8%
  2.3%2.2%
  7.8%7.4%
  4.8%4.9%
  6.3%4.8%
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    Reviews for Philadelphia    136 Reviews
    avoid phila pa - 4/9/2021
    do not go. do not travel to. Will charge you fees, anything - to pay for the mess that they made. Life long resident, born here as well. I'm Very sorry to say. Go... Read More

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    Hidden Gem - 4/2/2021
    I'm actually grateful for the bad reviews because I purchased an amazing home here 3 years ago and couldn't be happier! I feel like if everyone was giving it 5 stars the... Read More

    Stay away. - 3/6/2021
    City of Brotherly Love? Not at all. There's a "Me First" "They can wait" attitude. You see it in the way they drive, you see it in passing walking down the street. ... Read More


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