Olney employment information

Income per capita$21,960$30,019$28,555
Median household income$36,613$57,166$53,482
Median income owner occupied$45,147$72,851$68,142
Median income renter occupied$21,725$32,466$33,219
Median earnings male$30,655$39,039$36,116
Median earnings female$23,606$26,489$25,692
Unemployment rate4.4%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level19.5%14.4%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Olney is 23% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Olney is 32% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Olney is 25% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Olney is 25% higher than the national average.

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Hours worked per week

Olney median earnings by income bracket

Olney employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry7.8%0.6%
Manufacturing sector22.7%1.4%
Financial & insurance services2.4%3.6%
Wholesale & retail services19.0%10.8%
Public administration8.0%7.4%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.9%0.7%
Education, health & social services11.4%43.9%

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West Salem, IL962$41,80622%
Parkersburg, IL171$36,11132%
Olney, IL8,997$36,61332%

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Stony Brook University, NY8,997$142,917167%
Lincoln Village, OH8,994$40,40124%
Chatham, NJ9,000$144,179170%
Saline, MI9,000$67,18026%
Pulaski, VA8,993$36,05733%
Olney, IL8,997$36,61332%
Source: The Olney, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.