Mount Prospect employment information

IndexMount ProspectIllinoisNational
Income per capita$33,983$30,019$28,555
Median household income$69,155$57,166$53,482
Median income owner occupied$85,887$72,851$68,142
Median income renter occupied$45,873$32,466$33,219
Median earnings male$42,069$39,039$36,116
Median earnings female$32,637$26,489$25,692
Unemployment rate4.5%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level4.3%14.4%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Mount Prospect is 19% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Mount Prospect is 29% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Mount Prospect is 22% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Mount Prospect is 72% lower than the national average.

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Mount Prospect median earnings by income bracket

Mount Prospect employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry8.6%1.1%
Manufacturing sector19.0%0.3%
Financial & insurance services6.5%6.2%
Wholesale & retail services11.3%13.4%
Public administration2.6%2.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.5%4.0%
Education, health & social services10.2%33.8%

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Mount Prospect, IL54,589$69,15529%

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Source: The Mount Prospect, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.