Des Moines, Iowa 

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  EMPLOYMENT INFORMATIONDes Moines, IowaUnited States
  $26,494$31,177
  $49,999$57,652
  5.96
  -5.95%-6.18%
  37.42%33.51%
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The unemployment rate in Des Moines is 5.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)


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- That Job Growth in Des Moines has been Positive.
- Jobs have Increased by 2.7% over the past year.
- The average salary in Des Moines is $46,430.
- The median home cost in Des Moines is $140,800

  AVERAGE SALARY BY OCCUPATIONDes_Moines, IowaUnited States
  Management$53,545$65,643
  Business, Financial$47,743$55,431
  Computer, Math$59,503$73,554
  Architecture, Engineering$55,694$74,001
  Sciences$40,313$55,336
  Social Service$36,913$38,592
  Legal$65,990$74,395
  Education$32,921$39,450
  Arts, Entertainment$32,878$36,374
  Health Practitioners$53,080$64,417
  Health Technicians$36,465$35,954
  Healthcare Support$26,250$22,334
  Fire Fighters$20,553$29,766
  Law Enforcement$61,027$55,397
  Food Prep, Serving$13,713$13,351
  Cleaning, Maintenance$16,351$18,423
  Personal Care$16,514$15,351
  Sales, Related$26,242$26,485
  Office Admin, Support$30,160$29,268
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$27,351$19,254
  Construction, Extraction$35,430$32,468
  Maintence, Repair$40,031$40,948
  Production$29,328$31,479
  Transportation$30,944$32,663
  Material Moving$25,191$22,126
  AVERAGE SALARY BY INDUSTRYDes_Moines, IowaUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$30,867$24,135
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$36,528$62,204
  Construction$35,532$35,300
  Manufacturing$34,915$42,158
  Wholesale Trade$36,959$41,714
  Retail Trade$20,230$21,666
  Transportation and Warehousing$37,907$40,449
  Utilities$56,471$62,996
  Information$38,423$48,512
  Finance and Insurance$41,953$50,584
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$28,487$36,265
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$41,944$59,897
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$23,958$61,392
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$17,994$23,873
  Educational Services$30,281$37,346
  Health Care and Social Assistance$28,800$33,234
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$25,234$21,042
  Accommodation and Food Services$14,608$14,790
  Other Services$26,344$22,627
  Public Administration$52,095$51,719
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Reviews for Des Moines    53 Reviews
Living in Des Moines as a teen - 12/21/2020
Des Moines is a ok and pretty quiet place but as a teen it could be dramatic because Des Moines do have is fair or violents places to avoid in Des Moines would be the... Read More

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Scary - 4/4/2020
This city is violent, there are too many gangs especially on the north... Read More
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Parka and meat loaf - 11/20/2019
Good for the old that like slow pace and cheap buffets. Also good for non-descript mid-westerners that don't like a lot of action. No nightlife or mountains to hike... Read More


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