Bethesda employment information

Income per capita$86,014$36,670$28,555
Median household income$145,288$74,149$53,482
Median income owner occupied$182,485$93,724$68,142
Median income renter occupied$84,991$45,116$33,219
Median earnings male$106,947$45,763$36,116
Median earnings female$56,219$35,135$25,692
Unemployment rate2.5%5.5%5.8%
Poverty level2.9%10.0%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Bethesda is 201% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Bethesda is 172% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Bethesda is 57% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Bethesda is 81% lower than the national average.

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Bethesda median earnings by income bracket

Bethesda employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry2.6%1.2%
Manufacturing sector2.8%0.1%
Financial & insurance services7.9%3.8%
Wholesale & retail services6.0%3.8%
Public administration15.8%16.1%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.4%1.2%
Education, health & social services14.0%26.2%

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Martin's Additions, MD977$246,875362%
Somerset, MD1,148$241,964352%
Bethesda, MD62,024$145,288172%

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Santa Cruz, CA62,045$61,53315%
Eden Prairie, MN62,096$95,69779%
Daytona Beach, FL61,913$28,16447%
Waltham, MA61,908$73,16237%
Dundalk, MD62,186$49,2258%
Bethesda, MD62,024$145,288172%
Source: The Bethesda, MD employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.