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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is 5.60%, with job growth of 0.85%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 36.10%.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Taxes
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania,sales tax rate is 7.00%. Income tax is 4.57%.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $27,435, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $40,009.


  ECONOMYPittsburgh, PennsylvaniaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.60%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  0.85%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  36.10%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  7.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  4.57%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $27,435$28,555
  Household Income  $40,009$53,482
  Family Median Income  $55,123$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.13%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.36%0.61%
  Construction  3.81%6.19%
  Manufacturing  5.46%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  1.67%2.72%
  Retail trade  10.09%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  2.87%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  2.22%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  5.87%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.67%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  8.10%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.10%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  3.65%4.27%
  Educational services  14.87%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  18.18%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  2.80%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  8.66%7.44%
  Other services  4.43%4.94%
  Public administration  4.30%4.80%
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Brown - 4/3/2018
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Good and Bad..depends on what you are looking for - 11/28/2017
Hi, born in Germany, grew up in Queens/Manhattan. Lived in Ohio, Cali, PA, CT, MI and Europe. Have traveled all over the states and the world. Have lived very rural to... (Read More)

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