Indianapolis, Indiana 

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The job market in Indianapolis, IN is looking strong! With a job growth of 40.18%, the city has one of the highest projected job growths in the US. The unemployment rate also stands at an impressive 2.8%, which is significantly lower than the national average of 4.1%. These stats make Indianapolis an ideal location for anyone hoping to pursue a career or find new employment opportunities. With so many job opportunities available, it's no wonder that people are flocking to this city!

The unemployment rate in Indianapolis is 5.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)


- That Job Growth in Indianapolis has been Positive.
- Jobs have Increased by 2.5% over the past year.
- The average salary in Indianapolis is $54,321.
- The median home cost in Indianapolis is $221,900


- Best paying jobs in Indianapolis? Legal ($83,211)
- Worst paying jobs? Personal Care ($15,026)
- Highest paying industry jobs? Utilities ($84,399)
- Lowest paying industry jobs? Accommodation and Food Services ($18,606)
- Average Income of Residents in Indianapolis ($31,538) compared to USA ($37,638)
- The Unemployment Rate in Indianapolis (5.6) is lower than USA (6)


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

  EMPLOYMENT INFORMATIONIndianapolis, IndianaUnited States
  AVERAGE SALARY BY OCCUPATIONIndianapolis, IndianaUnited States
  Business, Financial$57,524$68,299
  Computer, Math$75,942$87,306
  Architecture, Engineering$75,801$86,023
  Social Service$43,943$44,925
  Arts, Entertainment$35,267$43,591
  Health Practitioners$66,232$75,327
  Health Technicians$39,635$41,524
  Healthcare Support$25,781$25,441
  Fire Fighters$34,591$35,516
  Law Enforcement$52,962$64,941
  Food Prep, Serving$16,784$16,379
  Cleaning, Maintenance$22,260$23,378
  Personal Care$15,026$15,351
  Sales, Related$33,470$33,178
  Office Admin, Support$34,135$35,058
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$34,669$25,716
  Construction, Extraction$37,820$41,315
  Maintence, Repair$42,969$48,436
  Material Moving$28,223$25,906
  AVERAGE SALARY BY INDUSTRYIndianapolis, IndianaUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$22,075$31,273
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$76,477$74,432
  Wholesale Trade$43,883$51,301
  Retail Trade$27,256$26,757
  Transportation and Warehousing$35,570$43,256
  Finance and Insurance$50,368$65,016
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$41,981$46,406
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$62,990$73,907
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$64,917$75,118
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$30,924$30,687
  Educational Services$42,781$44,708
  Health Care and Social Assistance$41,429$40,852
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$24,293$25,861
  Accommodation and Food Services$18,606$18,154
  Other Services$31,389$29,481
  Public Administration$50,933$61,644
UNEMPLOYMENT BY YEAR (Years 1990 to 2021)


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Reviews for Indianapolis    153 Reviews
The worst choice we ever made - 8/18/2022
No car? This city is built for cars. Not friendly to pedestrians; the lack of sidewalks is confounding. Public transportation is limited, with a "spoke wheel" layout... Read More

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A little bit of it all. - 8/25/2021
This is a response to another review, but everything I say here is true and I have been a lifelong Indy resident and feel this needs said. The only factual part is... Read More

Shit hole city - 7/6/2021
Housing is overpriced unless you want to live in a **** hole with cockroaches, mold, cars broken into. There's way too many potholes. Theres a deadly shooting everyday.... Read More

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