Washington County, ME Jobs


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Washington, ME County is not seeing much job growth over the next 10 years. As of now, there is no job growth forecasted for the area. This is in stark contrast to the US average which is expected to see a 30.54% increase in jobs in the same amount of time. Unemployment levels are also higher here than they are nationally, with an unemployment rate of 6.4%, compared to the US rate of 4.1%. This suggests that those living and working in Washington, ME County will have a harder time finding employment opportunities than other parts of the country.

The unemployment rate in Washington County is 7.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)

You Should Know

- That Job Growth in Washington County has been Negative.
- Jobs have Decreased by 0.3% over the past year.
- The average salary in Washington County is $46,689.
- The median home cost in Washington County is $190,200

Job Helpful Resources

- Best paying jobs in Washington? Architecture, Engineering ($101,065)
- Worst paying jobs? Cleaning, Maintenance ($15,000)
- Highest paying industry jobs? Utilities ($65,909)
- Lowest paying industry jobs? Accommodation and Food Services ($18,349)
- Average Income of Residents in Washington ($27,437) compared to USA ($37,638)
- The Unemployment Rate in Washington (7.9) 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 Washington. 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 Washington, Maine that match your qualifications.

     JobsWashington, MaineUnited States
  Average Salary by OccupationWashington, MaineUnited States
  Business, Financial$53,333$68,299
  Computer, Math$62,955$87,306
  Architecture, Engineering$101,065$86,023
  Social Service$34,020$44,925
  Arts, Entertainment$21,500$43,591
  Health Practitioners$63,274$75,327
  Health Technicians$36,354$41,524
  Healthcare Support$24,554$25,441
  Fire Fighters$34,701$35,516
  Law Enforcement$65,957$64,941
  Food Prep, Serving$17,903$16,379
  Cleaning, Maintenance$15,000$23,378
  Personal Care$15,967$15,351
  Sales, Related$24,554$33,178
  Office Admin, Support$28,568$35,058
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$34,950$25,716
  Construction, Extraction$41,875$41,315
  Maintence, Repair$43,682$48,436
  Material Moving$23,792$25,906
  Average Salary by IndustryWashington, MaineUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$38,173$31,273
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $74,432
  Wholesale Trade$38,462$51,301
  Retail Trade$22,571$26,757
  Transportation and Warehousing$31,477$43,256
  Finance and Insurance$41,563$65,016
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$20,104$46,406
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$46,250$73,907
  Management of Companies and Enterprises $75,118
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$18,750$30,687
  Educational Services$32,449$44,708
  Health Care and Social Assistance$32,771$40,852
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$26,250$25,861
  Accommodation and Food Services$18,349$18,154
  Other Services$26,136$29,481
  Public Administration$49,250$61,644
Unemployment by Year (Years 1990 to 2021)
Job Industry Earnings