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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Washington, Washington, is 5.60%, with job growth of 1.98%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.37%.

Washington, Washington Taxes
Washington, Washington,sales tax rate is 9.50%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Washington, Washington Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $31,233, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $60,294.


  ECONOMYWashington, WashingtonUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.60%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.98%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  38.37%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  9.50%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $31,233$28,555
  Household Income  $60,294$53,482
  Family Median Income  $73,039$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  2.54%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.10%0.61%
  Construction  6.08%6.19%
  Manufacturing  10.46%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.92%2.72%
  Retail trade  11.82%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  4.37%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  2.30%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  3.40%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  2.03%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  8.31%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.07%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  3.89%4.27%
  Educational services  8.39%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  13.11%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  2.41%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  6.85%7.44%
  Other services  4.80%4.94%
  Public administration  5.34%4.80%
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