Pawtucket employment information

IndexPawtucketRhode IslandNational
Income per capita$21,239$30,765$28,555
Median household income$40,578$56,423$53,482
Median income owner occupied$61,306$78,894$68,142
Median income renter occupied$28,017$30,750$33,219
Median earnings male$31,125$38,201$36,116
Median earnings female$24,538$27,431$25,692
Unemployment rate9.3%6.2%5.8%
Poverty level21.4%14.2%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Pawtucket is 26% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Pawtucket is 24% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Pawtucket is 59% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Pawtucket is 37% higher than the national average.

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Pawtucket median earnings by income bracket

Pawtucket employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry9.3%0.4%
Manufacturing sector17.5%0.1%
Financial & insurance services3.7%6.3%
Wholesale & retail services19.6%14.5%
Public administration4.6%3.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.2%1.7%
Education, health & social services12.8%33.5%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Norton Center, MA2,870$108,800103%
Franklin Town, MA32,393$101,98091%
Chepachet, RI1,510$78,75047%
North Westport, MA4,540$77,25944%
Cumberland Hill, RI8,194$75,99642%
Pawtucket, RI71,313$40,57824%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Waldorf, MD71,358$84,80959%
Warner Robins, GA71,359$44,66116%
Wilmington, DE71,263$38,97927%
Perris, CA71,377$48,5919%
Waukesha, WI71,083$58,1269%
Pawtucket, RI71,313$40,57824%
Source: The Pawtucket, RI employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.