Seattle, Washington 

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Economy in Seattle, Washington

Seattle has an unemployment rate of 2.9%. The US average is 3.7%.

Seattle has seen the job market increase by 2.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 43.8%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Seattle
- The Sales Tax Rate for Seattle is 10.1%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Seattle is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Seattle
- The average income of a Seattle resident is $44,167 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Seattle resident is $67,365 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYSeattle, WashingtonUnited States
  2.9%3.7%
  2.6%1.6%
  43.8%33.5%
  10.1%6.2%
  0.0%4.6%
  $51,872$31,177
  $79,565$57,652
  $115,414$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  3.0%6.2%
  6.8%10.4%
  1.9%2.7%
  11.6%11.6%
  2.7%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  3.9%2.1%
  3.5%4.7%
  2.4%1.9%
  16.7%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  3.4%4.3%
  10.4%9.3%
  13.0%13.8%
  3.0%2.2%
  8.5%7.4%
  5.0%4.9%
  3.3%4.8%
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    Reviews for Seattle    301 Reviews
    Run as fast as you can - 11/13/2020
    Seattle is a close second to Chicago! Run into the ground by the socialist Democratic Party. Seattle has become the home of the drug addicts, homeless encampment and... Read More

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    Not safe any more - 11/2/2020
    Seattle has been a beautiful city for many years. Besides having a great mild climate, there are many things we used to love doing there. Some of the best companies are... Read More

    Seattle Now: The Lab Created Emerald City - 9/27/2020
    Seattle used to offer something for everyone be it tech professionals; blue, pink and white collar workers, artsy types, social outcasts, homeless runaways seeking... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
    98115, 98103, 98133, 98105, 98118, 98125, 98122, 98117, 98144, 98109, ... 28 more

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