Raleigh, North Carolina 

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Raleigh, NC has an impressive job growth rate of 44.60%, which is significantly higher than the US's future job growth rate of 30.54%. This strong job growth indicates a healthy economic environment in the city. Coupled with the low unemployment rate of 3.8%, it reflects positively on the opportunities that are available for those looking for work in Raleigh, NC. The city offers excellent prospects for anyone seeking to further their career or find a new one, and with the current promising outlook, it looks as though these prospects will remain strong in the future.

The unemployment rate in Raleigh is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)


- That Job Growth in Raleigh has been Positive.
- Jobs have Increased by 3.0% over the past year.
- The average salary in Raleigh is $72,996.
- The median home cost in Raleigh is $427,000


- Best paying jobs in Raleigh? Legal ($99,892)
- Worst paying jobs? Personal Care ($15,852)
- Highest paying industry jobs? Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction ($95,417)
- Lowest paying industry jobs? Accommodation and Food Services ($20,638)
- Average Income of Residents in Raleigh ($42,632) compared to USA ($37,638)
- The Unemployment Rate in Raleigh (4.3) 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 Raleigh, North Carolina that match your qualifications.

  EMPLOYMENT INFORMATIONRaleigh, North CarolinaUnited States
  AVERAGE SALARY BY OCCUPATIONRaleigh, North CarolinaUnited States
  Business, Financial$65,963$68,299
  Computer, Math$87,630$87,306
  Architecture, Engineering$78,534$86,023
  Social Service$47,267$44,925
  Arts, Entertainment$46,688$43,591
  Health Practitioners$73,427$75,327
  Health Technicians$38,192$41,524
  Healthcare Support$28,703$25,441
  Fire Fighters$29,967$35,516
  Law Enforcement$53,299$64,941
  Food Prep, Serving$18,113$16,379
  Cleaning, Maintenance$22,399$23,378
  Personal Care$15,852$15,351
  Sales, Related$35,449$33,178
  Office Admin, Support$37,915$35,058
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$16,029$25,716
  Construction, Extraction$32,197$41,315
  Maintence, Repair$40,441$48,436
  Material Moving$21,489$25,906
  AVERAGE SALARY BY INDUSTRYRaleigh, North CarolinaUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$28,438$31,273
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$95,417$74,432
  Wholesale Trade$57,274$51,301
  Retail Trade$27,276$26,757
  Transportation and Warehousing$36,406$43,256
  Finance and Insurance$65,899$65,016
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$49,005$46,406
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$79,389$73,907
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$93,913$75,118
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$31,741$30,687
  Educational Services$43,165$44,708
  Health Care and Social Assistance$42,802$40,852
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$32,748$25,861
  Accommodation and Food Services$20,638$18,154
  Other Services$27,915$29,481
  Public Administration$57,132$61,644
UNEMPLOYMENT BY YEAR (Years 1990 to 2021)


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Reviews for Raleigh    224 Reviews
Feels like a town, amenities of a city - 7/25/2023
I moved to Raleigh in 2018. Before that, I lived in Orange County CA, Boulder CO, South Africa, Northern California, Arizona, and Toronto. I say all this to give... Read More

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Great for most, but not for.. - 6/2/2023
Excellent for a great many people or categories of people. As far as prices: ratio of wage and job opportunity here with housing remains one of the better ones in the... Read More

My Blue Heaven - 5/25/2023
I attended university here in the early 90s and came back around 2005 and never left. I'm surprised at the other negative reviews honestly. Yes, housing is pricey in... Read More

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