Economy in Nevada

Nevada has an unemployment rate of 6.8%. The US average is 5.2%.

Nevada has seen the job market increase by 3.0% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.2%, which is higher than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for Nevada
- The Sales Tax Rate for Nevada is 8.2%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Nevada is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Nevada
- The average income of a Nevada resident is $26,515 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Nevada resident is $52,205 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYNevada, NevadaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate6.8%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth3.0%1.6%
  Future Job Growth39.2%38.0%
  Sales Taxes8.2%6.0%
  Income Taxes00.046
  Income per Cap.$26,515$28,555
  Household Income$52,205$53,482
  Family Median Income$61,081$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.5%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction1.2%0.6%
  Construction6.0%6.2%
  Manufacturing4.2%10.4%
  Wholesale trade2.1%2.7%
  Retail trade12.0%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing4.3%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information1.7%2.1%
  Finance and insurance3.1%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing2.6%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services5.2%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs5.6%4.3%
  Educational services6.3%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance9.1%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation8.9%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services17.0%7.4%
  Other services4.6%4.9%
  Public administration4.7%4.8%
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