Salt Lake City, Utah 

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Economy in Salt Lake City, Utah

Salt Lake City has an unemployment rate of 2.9%. The US average is 3.9%.

Salt Lake City has seen the job market increase by 1.5% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.9%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Salt Lake City
- The Sales Tax Rate for Salt Lake City is 6.9%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City
- The average income of a Salt Lake City resident is $28,428 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Salt Lake City resident is $45,833 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYSalt Lake City, UtahUnited States
  2.9%3.7%
  1.5%1.6%
  39.9%33.5%
  7.6%6.2%
  5.0%4.6%
  $32,954$31,177
  $54,009$57,652
  $70,544$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.3%1.3%
  0.4%0.6%
  4.2%6.2%
  9.2%10.4%
  1.6%2.7%
  10.3%11.6%
  3.6%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  2.8%2.1%
  4.6%4.7%
  1.8%1.9%
  8.4%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.9%4.3%
  14.1%9.3%
  12.5%13.8%
  3.0%2.2%
  9.4%7.4%
  5.0%4.9%
  3.4%4.8%
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    Reviews for Salt Lake City    92 Reviews
    It's kind of shit, but has nice mountains. - 5/22/2020
    Born and raised here. Pros: -You've got decent schools that aren't trying to rip your eyes out at the time of this review. Compare the U of U tuition to UC... Read More

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    Beautiful Scenery / Fake People and Bad Drivers - 3/31/2020
    Coming from a non-Mormon transplant who has lived in SLC for almost 2 years now: Pros: Outdoors - Mountain access is less than 30 minutes away, even in the farthest... Read More

    Nothing special about this place - 3/24/2020
    I've lived in Salt Lake for about 8 months now (moved here from St. Louis) and I'm really struggling to find what sets it apart from any other place, especially if... Read More


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