Keyser employment information

IndexKeyserWest VirginiaNational
Income per capita$16,269$24,002$29,829
Median household income$28,378$42,644$55,322
Median income owner occupied$48,750$51,051$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,742$24,321$35,192
Median earnings male$23,015$34,780$36,919
Median earnings female$22,253$22,329$26,250
Unemployment rate6.8%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level27.3%17.7%15.1%
The Keyser, WV employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Keyser is $16,269, which is 32% lower than than the West Virginia average and 45% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $28,378, which is 33% lower than than the West Virginia average and 49% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Keyser is 7%, which is 47% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Keyser is 27% which is 81% higher than than the national average.

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$Input your household income
$18,916$28,378$56,756
City
$28,426$42,644$85,288
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Keyser is 45% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Keyser is 49% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Keyser is 47% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Keyser is 81% higher than the national average.

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Keyser median earnings by income bracket

Keyser employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry8.7%0.0%
Manufacturing sector29.9%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.0%1.9%
Wholesale & retail services17.2%22.4%
Public administration0.7%11.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.9%0.0%
Education, health & social services23.1%41.8%
Other10.7%15.1%

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Dawson, MD166$63,03614%
Keyser, WV5,261$28,37849%

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Midfield, AL5,260$36,64734%
Warrenton, OR5,260$51,0568%
Gray, LA5,262$41,97624%
Lucerne Valley, CA5,263$33,45640%
Williamsburg, KY5,263$29,47747%
Keyser, WV5,261$28,37849%
Source: The Keyser, WV employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).