El Cerrito employment information

IndexEl CerritoCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$45,190$29,906$28,555
Median household income$88,380$61,489$53,482
Median income owner occupied$108,682$83,693$68,142
Median income renter occupied$59,178$41,358$33,219
Median earnings male$50,390$35,724$36,116
Median earnings female$41,824$26,620$25,692
Unemployment rate6.1%7.0%5.8%
Poverty level8.2%16.4%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in El Cerrito is 58% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in El Cerrito is 65% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in El Cerrito is 4% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in El Cerrito is 48% lower than the national average.

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El Cerrito median earnings by income bracket

El Cerrito employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry6.1%1.1%
Manufacturing sector7.3%0.0%
Financial & insurance services4.2%3.7%
Wholesale & retail services11.0%7.6%
Public administration3.5%4.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.2%1.2%
Education, health & social services17.2%41.1%

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Belvedere, CA2,036$166,250211%
El Cerrito, CA24,136$88,38065%

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Staunton, VA24,132$39,98225%
Herndon, VA24,141$100,39988%
Rockville Centre, NY24,128$108,456103%
Yukon, OK24,127$63,65119%
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El Cerrito, CA24,136$88,38065%
Source: The El Cerrito, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.