Boston, Massachusetts 

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Jobs in Boston, Massachusetts

The unemployment rate in Boston is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%)


YOU SHOULD KNOW

- That Job Growth in Boston has been Positive.
- Jobs have Increased by 1.45% over the past year.
- The average salary in Boston is $54,485.
- The median home cost in Boston is $499,400

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  EMPLOYMENT INFORMATIONBoston, MassachusettsUnited States
  Income per Cap.$34,770$28,555
  Household Income$54,485$53,482
  Unemployment Rate4.20%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth1.45%1.59%
  Future Job Growth38.71%37.98%
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  AVERAGE SALARY BY OCCUPATIONBoston, MassachusettsUnited States
  Management$71,450$65,643
  Business, Financial$64,688$55,431
  Computer, Math$71,575$73,554
  Architecture, Engineering$64,353$74,001
  Sciences$47,947$55,336
  Social Service$40,728$38,592
  Legal$80,750$74,395
  Education$38,613$39,450
  Arts, Entertainment$40,860$36,374
  Health Practitioners$70,496$64,417
  Health Technicians$41,268$35,954
  Healthcare Support$28,200$22,334
  Fire Fighters$26,524$29,766
  Law Enforcement$84,542$55,397
  Food Prep, Serving$18,432$13,351
  Cleaning, Maintenance$20,690$18,423
  Personal Care$17,918$15,351
  Sales, Related$28,760$26,485
  Office Admin, Support$32,072$29,268
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$25,461$19,254
  Construction, Extraction$34,442$32,468
  Maintence, Repair$39,938$40,948
  Production$27,485$31,479
  Transportation$30,890$32,663
  Material Moving$20,181$22,126
  AVERAGE SALARY BY INDUSTRYBoston, MassachusettsUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$32,173$24,135
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$0$62,204
  Construction$37,052$35,300
  Manufacturing$48,622$42,158
  Wholesale Trade$49,142$41,714
  Retail Trade$20,648$21,666
  Transportation and Warehousing$33,193$40,449
  Utilities$74,057$62,996
  Information$51,159$48,512
  Finance and Insurance$67,343$50,584
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$50,713$36,265
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$66,144$59,897
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$49,167$61,392
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$24,005$23,873
  Educational Services$36,099$37,346
  Health Care and Social Assistance$40,122$33,234
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$25,070$21,042
  Accommodation and Food Services$19,732$14,790
  Other Services$26,972$22,627
  Public Administration$61,419$51,719
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Reviews for Boston    111 Reviews
Not for me - 3/13/2018
I wouldn't go near Boston unless you make or will make at least 150K a year. Better check the cost of living. Rent here is two or three times what it is in most US... (Read More)

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Historical, culture, - 2/7/2018
Very convenient to get around by foot.. car traffic is more difficult. Top on historic, preservation, like walking back in history. North End, Haymarket Square, Boston... (Read More)

Ya know what? - 1/11/2018
The worst thing about Boston is that it is so expensive. And you know why? Supply and demand: people want to live here. I don't understand all the bad reviews. ... (Read More)


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