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Economy in California

California has an unemployment rate of 4.2%. The US average is 3.9%.

California has seen the job market increase by 1.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 34.0%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for California
- The Sales Tax Rate for California is 8.5%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for California is 9.3%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

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

  ECONOMYCalifornia, CaliforniaUnited States
  4.4%3.7%
  1.3%1.6%
  34.0%33.5%
  7.8%6.2%
  8.0%4.6%
  $33,128$31,177
  $67,169$57,652
  $76,975$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  2.2%1.3%
  0.2%0.6%
  6.0%6.2%
  9.8%10.4%
  3.1%2.7%
  11.1%11.6%
  3.9%4.1%
  0.8%0.9%
  2.9%2.1%
  4.0%4.7%
  2.3%1.9%
  8.0%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.8%4.3%
  8.5%9.3%
  12.5%13.8%
  2.7%2.2%
  7.6%7.4%
  5.4%4.9%
  4.5%4.8%
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    Reviews for California    284 Reviews
    Please Don't Move Here, We're Full - 3/24/2019
    We're full. Got enough people already. Don't need to grow our population. Just need to let the roads catch... Read More

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    This is amazing humans!!!!! - 5/6/2018
    I am sure you like this and I do to you are as great as I am!!!... Read More

    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


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