Sacramento, CA Jobs


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Sacramento, CA has seen a positive trend in job growth over the past few years, with an expected growth of 25.46% in the near future. The unemployment rate in Sacramento is 4.8%, which is slightly higher than the national average of 4.1%. With this predicted growth and low unemployment, Sacramento is a great place to look for jobs and start a career. There are many opportunities to be had and businesses are hiring regularly. Those looking for jobs in this area should have no trouble finding one that suits their needs.

The unemployment rate in Sacramento is 7.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)

You Should Know

- That Job Growth in Sacramento has been Positive.
- Jobs have Increased by 1.4% over the past year.
- The average salary in Sacramento is $71,074.
- The median home cost in Sacramento is $427,200

Job Helpful Resources

- Best paying jobs in Sacramento? Legal ($103,991)
- Worst paying jobs? Personal Care ($14,826)
- Highest paying industry jobs? Utilities ($91,155)
- Lowest paying industry jobs? Accommodation and Food Services ($19,232)
- Average Income of Residents in Sacramento ($35,793) compared to USA ($37,638)
- The Unemployment Rate in Sacramento (7.7) is higher than USA (6)

Process of Job Search

View jobs in occupation categories below. It is important to join a job site search that offers legally protected status, inclusive workplace, and diverse and inclusive workplace if you're looking for work in Sacramento. A team that respects gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, and other legally protected status are important to look for.

Diverse and inclusive employers are looking for job seekers with a wide range of skills and experience. You can find jobs in Sacramento, California that match your qualifications.

     JobsSacramento, CaliforniaUnited States
  Average Salary by OccupationSacramento, CaliforniaUnited States
  Business, Financial$65,685$68,299
  Computer, Math$75,152$87,306
  Architecture, Engineering$84,455$86,023
  Social Service$47,022$44,925
  Arts, Entertainment$44,859$43,591
  Health Practitioners$100,858$75,327
  Health Technicians$51,181$41,524
  Healthcare Support$26,175$25,441
  Fire Fighters$32,959$35,516
  Law Enforcement$83,201$64,941
  Food Prep, Serving$18,646$16,379
  Cleaning, Maintenance$26,544$23,378
  Personal Care$14,826$15,351
  Sales, Related$34,218$33,178
  Office Admin, Support$39,189$35,058
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$18,246$25,716
  Construction, Extraction$41,317$41,315
  Maintence, Repair$43,591$48,436
  Material Moving$27,391$25,906
  Average Salary by IndustrySacramento, CaliforniaUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$27,527$31,273
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$46,083$74,432
  Wholesale Trade$43,932$51,301
  Retail Trade$28,274$26,757
  Transportation and Warehousing$36,961$43,256
  Finance and Insurance$55,713$65,016
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$45,015$46,406
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$67,346$73,907
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$67,118$75,118
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$33,018$30,687
  Educational Services$49,089$44,708
  Health Care and Social Assistance$43,919$40,852
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$32,663$25,861
  Accommodation and Food Services$19,232$18,154
  Other Services$32,483$29,481
  Public Administration$66,735$61,644
Unemployment by Year (Years 1990 to 2021)
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It is easy to say negative things about Sacramento as we have many problems that are common throughout California. Crime & homelessness rates are high here. Housing is  More

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High, high crime rate and car theft capitol of the country. Everyone knows someone who’s had their car stolen or have had their own car stolen. Sacramento’s violent  More

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The city is very mixed. I will start off by saying it has some excellent historical and educational sites to look at. It is a contractual obligation that you look at the  More

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