Gig Harbor, WA Jobs


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The job market in Gig Harbor, WA is growing rapidly with a projected job growth of 30.82%. This rate is higher than the national average of 30.54%, which indicates that more jobs are being created and people are finding employment in the area. The unemployment rate in Gig Harbor, WA is also lower than the US average of 4.1%, at 5.3%. This suggests that there are plenty of available jobs in Gig Harbor and that it’s a great place to find meaningful work.

The unemployment rate in Gig Harbor is 6.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)

You Should Know

- That Job Growth in Gig Harbor has been Positive.
- Jobs have Increased by 1.8% over the past year.
- The average salary in Gig Harbor is $96,192.
- The median home cost in Gig Harbor is $704,800

Job Helpful Resources

- Best paying jobs in Gig_Harbor? Health Practitioners ($114,125)
- Worst paying jobs? Food Prep, Serving ($10,644)
- Highest paying industry jobs? Transportation and Warehousing ($132,031)
- Lowest paying industry jobs? Accommodation and Food Services ($10,211)
- Average Income of Residents in Gig_Harbor ($54,456) compared to USA ($37,638)
- The Unemployment Rate in Gig_Harbor (6.8) is higher than USA (6)

Process of Job Search

View jobs in occupation categories below. It is important to join a job site search that offers legally protected status, inclusive workplace, and diverse and inclusive workplace if you're looking for work in Gig_Harbor. A team that respects gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, and other legally protected status are important to look for.

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

     JobsGig Harbor, WashingtonUnited States
  Average Salary by OccupationGig Harbor, WashingtonUnited States
  Business, Financial$73,523$68,299
  Computer, Math$107,303$87,306
  Architecture, Engineering$99,063$86,023
  Sciences $66,034
  Social Service$29,712$44,925
  Arts, Entertainment$23,523$43,591
  Health Practitioners$114,125$75,327
  Health Technicians$66,111$41,524
  Healthcare Support$31,094$25,441
  Fire Fighters$110,990$35,516
  Law Enforcement $64,941
  Food Prep, Serving$10,644$16,379
  Cleaning, Maintenance$30,192$23,378
  Personal Care$21,298$15,351
  Sales, Related$41,691$33,178
  Office Admin, Support$45,530$35,058
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry $25,716
  Construction, Extraction$55,125$41,315
  Maintence, Repair$22,344$48,436
  Material Moving$58,917$25,906
  Average Salary by IndustryGig Harbor, WashingtonUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting $31,273
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $74,432
  Wholesale Trade$76,696$51,301
  Retail Trade$40,271$26,757
  Transportation and Warehousing$132,031$43,256
  Utilities $77,546
  Information $61,268
  Finance and Insurance$80,144$65,016
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$60,787$46,406
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$64,983$73,907
  Management of Companies and Enterprises $75,118
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$23,641$30,687
  Educational Services$44,375$44,708
  Health Care and Social Assistance$72,138$40,852
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$37,778$25,861
  Accommodation and Food Services$10,211$18,154
  Other Services$34,444$29,481
  Public Administration$89,063$61,644
Unemployment by Year (Years 1990 to 2021)
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Over 4 years ago

Moved from Chicago and never regretted it for a moment. Live out in the country, Key Peninsula, and love the country lifestyle. Surrounded by beauty and never have grown  More

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Over 5 years ago

Beautiful city to  More

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Over 6 years ago

I’ve lived here for five months. I’m 66 years old and this has been the nicest summer of my entire life. It’s been beautiful every single day. I live out on key  More

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