Madison, Wisconsin 

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Economy in Madison, Wisconsin

Madison has an unemployment rate of 2.1%. The US average is 3.9%.

Madison has seen the job market increase by 1.0% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.9%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Madison
- The Sales Tax Rate for Madison is 5.5%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Madison is 6.3%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Madison
- The average income of a Madison resident is $31,659 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Madison resident is $53,933 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYMadison, WisconsinUnited States
  2.5%3.7%
  1.0%1.6%
  37.9%33.5%
  5.5%6.2%
  6.3%4.6%
  $34,740$31,177
  $59,387$57,652
  $85,045$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.5%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  2.4%6.2%
  7.3%10.4%
  1.8%2.7%
  9.0%11.6%
  1.8%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  3.4%2.1%
  5.8%4.7%
  1.5%1.9%
  11.7%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  2.9%4.3%
  17.4%9.3%
  14.2%13.8%
  2.1%2.2%
  8.7%7.4%
  4.3%4.9%
  4.7%4.8%
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    Reviews for Madison    71 Reviews
    Nice, but cold Easters, high taxes, very liberal - 4/1/2018
    Madison offers quite a bit for a metro area of 600,000. It is like a small big city. But it suffers these faults: 5 months of winter-like weather (I have seen snow... Read More

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    Difficult Move From Blue State - 2/16/2018
    Since they passed Act 10 in 2007 they have done away with collective bargaining and many protective measurers for workers have been eliminated, like reductions of... Read More

    Very quickly becoming unaffordable. - 1/22/2018
    I call it the most conservative liberal city in the US. After living here 35+ years I've seen the best and worst. There has been a boom in Dane County recently with much... Read More


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