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Economy in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania has an unemployment rate of 7.3%. The US average is 6.0%.

Pennsylvania has seen the job market increase by 0.4% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 25.3%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Pennsylvania
- The Sales Tax Rate for Pennsylvania is 6.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Pennsylvania is 3.1%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Pennsylvania
- The average income of a Pennsylvania resident is $28,912 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Pennsylvania resident is $53,115 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYPennsylvania, PennsylvaniaUnited States
  7.3%6.0%
  -6.4%-6.2%
  25.3%33.5%
  6.0%6.2%
  3.1%4.6%
  $31,476$31,177
  $56,951$57,652
  $72,692$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.9%1.3%
  0.5%0.6%
  5.7%6.2%
  12.2%10.4%
  2.8%2.7%
  11.7%11.6%
  4.2%4.1%
  1.0%0.9%
  1.7%2.1%
  4.9%4.7%
  1.4%1.9%
  6.2%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  3.7%4.3%
  9.4%9.3%
  16.4%13.8%
  1.8%2.2%
  6.6%7.4%
  4.7%4.9%
  4.1%4.8%
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    Reviews for Pennsylvania    57 Reviews
    Escaping Pennsylvania ASAP - 10/10/2021
    I've lived in PA for 26 years and I've been ready to leave for some time. PA made the top 10 for property tax, is ranked number 13 for hazardous pollution, not even in... Read More

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    jobs - 1/4/2016
    We need jobs now bring back gas, oil and coal. I moved back to Pennsylvania in 2008 so my wife could be close to her family and I found a job at halliburton rather... Read More

    Live in Philadelphia - 12/30/2015
    I am a real estate broker and would like to use these tools for my benefit as well as my... Read More


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