Memphis employment information

Income per capita$16,776$26,513$28,555
Median household income$32,042$52,576$53,482
Median income owner occupied$40,655$68,067$68,142
Median income renter occupied$16,667$34,156$33,219
Median earnings male$25,691$34,774$36,116
Median earnings female$9,432$24,235$25,692
Unemployment rate5.6%4.9%5.8%
Poverty level23.7%17.7%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Memphis is 41% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Memphis is 40% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Memphis is 3% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Memphis is 52% higher than the national average.

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Hours worked per week

Memphis median earnings by income bracket

Memphis employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry16.3%0.0%
Manufacturing sector3.8%21.2%
Financial & insurance services1.4%3.3%
Wholesale & retail services26.4%9.1%
Public administration1.9%0.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.6%3.0%
Education, health & social services9.7%58.7%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Estelline, TX155$47,91710%
Hedley, TX363$45,79514%
Lakeview, TX132$28,12547%
Quail, TX44$11,87578%
Memphis, TX2,069$32,04240%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Oberlin, LA2,069$42,77820%
Clarence Center, NY2,069$111,310108%
Anson, TX2,069$41,21323%
Four Oaks, NC2,068$24,86554%
Crownsville, MD2,070$101,09489%
Memphis, TX2,069$32,04240%
Source: The Memphis, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.