Elgin, Illinois 

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  EMPLOYMENT INFORMATIONElgin, IllinoisUnited States
  $26,277$31,177
  $63,655$57,652
  4.10%3.70%
  1.70%1.59%
  28.27%33.51%
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The unemployment rate in Elgin is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%)


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- That Job Growth in Elgin has been Positive.
- Jobs have Increased by 1.7% over the past year.
- The average salary in Elgin is $59,832.
- The median home cost in Elgin is $192,900

  AVERAGE SALARY BY OCCUPATIONElgin, IllinoisUnited States
  Management$60,972$65,643
  Business, Financial$63,843$55,431
  Computer, Math$70,417$73,554
  Architecture, Engineering$61,250$74,001
  Sciences$51,795$55,336
  Social Service$45,142$38,592
  Legal$71,250$74,395
  Education$45,064$39,450
  Arts, Entertainment$38,750$36,374
  Health Practitioners$61,691$64,417
  Health Technicians$43,118$35,954
  Healthcare Support$18,760$22,334
  Fire Fighters$32,500$29,766
  Law Enforcement$92,244$55,397
  Food Prep, Serving$15,786$13,351
  Cleaning, Maintenance$18,321$18,423
  Personal Care$14,291$15,351
  Sales, Related$30,931$26,485
  Office Admin, Support$30,901$29,268
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$15,972$19,254
  Construction, Extraction$28,316$32,468
  Maintence, Repair$48,503$40,948
  Production$25,836$31,479
  Transportation$39,808$32,663
  Material Moving$20,359$22,126
  AVERAGE SALARY BY INDUSTRYElgin, IllinoisUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$19,706$24,135
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$17,297$62,204
  Construction$30,517$35,300
  Manufacturing$30,443$42,158
  Wholesale Trade$42,361$41,714
  Retail Trade$24,843$21,666
  Transportation and Warehousing$45,503$40,449
  Utilities$54,107$62,996
  Information$61,170$48,512
  Finance and Insurance$47,225$50,584
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$35,922$36,265
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$52,726$59,897
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$47,727$61,392
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$20,028$23,873
  Educational Services$36,523$37,346
  Health Care and Social Assistance$29,002$33,234
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$19,696$21,042
  Accommodation and Food Services$16,800$14,790
  Other Services$24,551$22,627
  Public Administration$68,763$51,719
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Reviews for Elgin    9 Reviews
A nice small city with lots to offer - 3/24/2015
When I first moved to Elgin 2 years ago I did not like it. I lived in a mobile home park near the river and highway 90 in a senior community that over prices it's lot... Read More

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Lived in Elgin, IL since 1994 - 9/5/2013
Hi, as a way of updating the post for Elgin and providing a rebuttal for some of the negative reviews, I've decided to post on this board. I've lived in Elgin since... Read More

My Town... Elgin [: - 3/11/2010
I have lived in Elgin my whole life and it is very sad to read these comments about my town.... I'm a senior at South Elgin High School and I will be graduating this... Read More


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