Indianapolis employment information

Income per capita$24,058$24,953$28,555
Median household income$42,076$48,737$53,482
Median income owner occupied$59,767$60,618$68,142
Median income renter occupied$27,275$27,534$33,219
Median earnings male$30,546$35,272$36,116
Median earnings female$25,427$22,933$25,692
Unemployment rate7.6%5.7%5.8%
Poverty level21.4%15.5%15.6%

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Indianapolis is 16% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Indianapolis is 21% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Indianapolis is 30% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Indianapolis is 37% higher than the national average.

Find Real Estate Listings In Indianapolis


New Real Estate Listings In Indianapolis

Compare Indianapolis, IN Employment To Other Cities

Employment status

Hours worked per week

Indianapolis median earnings by income bracket

Indianapolis employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry9.4%1.0%
Manufacturing sector15.5%0.3%
Financial & insurance services3.2%5.8%
Wholesale & retail services17.1%14.8%
Public administration3.9%4.6%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.9%3.6%
Education, health & social services10.5%34.3%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
North Crows Nest, IN54$226,875324%
Crows Nest, IN113$196,250267%
Williams Creek, IN355$155,000190%
Spring Hill, IN93$121,250127%
Meridian Hills, IN1,682$113,523112%
Indianapolis, IN835,097$42,07621%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Jacksonville, FL837,533$46,76813%
San Francisco, CA829,072$78,37847%
Columbus, OH811,943$44,77416%
Austin, TX864,218$55,2163%
Fort Worth, TX778,573$52,4922%
Indianapolis, IN835,097$42,07621%
Source: The Indianapolis, IN employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.