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Economy in California

California has an unemployment rate of 5.7%. The US average is 5.2%.

California has seen the job market increase by 2.2% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.7%, which is higher than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for California
- The Sales Tax Rate for California is 8.0%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for California is 8.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for California
- The average income of a California resident is $29,906 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a California resident is $61,489 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYCalifornia, CaliforniaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate5.7%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth2.2%1.6%
  Future Job Growth38.7%38.0%
  Sales Taxes8.0%6.0%
  Income Taxes8.0%4.6%
  Income per Cap.$29,906$28,555
  Household Income$61,489$53,482
  Family Median Income$70,187$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting2.2%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.2%0.6%
  Construction6.0%6.2%
  Manufacturing9.8%10.4%
  Wholesale trade3.1%2.7%
  Retail trade11.1%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing3.9%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information2.9%2.1%
  Finance and insurance4.0%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing2.3%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services8.0%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs4.8%4.3%
  Educational services8.5%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance12.5%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation2.7%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services7.6%7.4%
  Other services5.4%4.9%
  Public administration0.044910.04801
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    This is amazing humans!!!!! - 5/6/2018
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    not what i was led to believe - 3/16/2018
    rent is crazy expensive, spaces are cramped, traffic is beyond measure, everything is pricey. spent $7000 to move out here, biggest mistake of my life. cant even... Read More

    California the Pyrite State - 12/7/2017
    The State of California has been historically the "Golden State" in recent history would be best described as the "Pyrite" state. We are the "Sactuary" state. Let's see... Read More


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