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Economy in Nebraska

Nebraska has an unemployment rate of 2.8%. The US average is 3.9%.

Nebraska has seen the job market increase by 1.2% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 28.2%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Nebraska
- The Sales Tax Rate for Nebraska is 6.7%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Nebraska is 6.8%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Nebraska
- The average income of a Nebraska resident is $27,339 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Nebraska resident is $52,400 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYNebraska, NebraskaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate2.8%3.9%
  Recent Job Growth1.2%1.6%
  Future Job Growth28.2%33.5%
  Sales Taxes6.7%7.3%
  Income Taxes0.06840.046
  Income per Cap.$29,866$31,177
  Household Income$56,675$57,652
  Family Median Income$72,191$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting4.4%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.2%0.6%
  Construction6.7%6.2%
  Manufacturing10.9%10.4%
  Wholesale trade2.8%2.7%
  Retail trade11.6%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing4.4%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information1.9%2.1%
  Finance and insurance6.2%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing1.2%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services4.7%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs3.4%4.3%
  Educational services9.4%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance14.4%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation1.7%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services6.2%7.4%
  Other services4.5%4.9%
  Public administration4.2%4.8%
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    Reviews for Nebraska    12 Reviews
    Omaha isn't the good life! - 7/11/2015
    Whoever said living Nebraska is the good life, they obviously have never lived anywhere else. This place is pathetic. The unemployment rate is false. Most of the poor... Read More

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    Arkansas Livin' - 5/14/2013
    Arkansas is one of the best places I have ever been to. I have traveled a lot in the US, but Arkansas stands out, has good people, great food, and its just an overall... Read More


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