Phoenix employment information

Income per capita$24,057$25,537$28,555
Median household income$46,881$49,928$53,482
Median income owner occupied$64,369$61,328$68,142
Median income renter occupied$32,272$34,148$33,219
Median earnings male$31,800$33,118$36,116
Median earnings female$26,725$25,566$25,692
Unemployment rate6.5%5.9%5.8%
Poverty level23.2%18.2%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Phoenix is 16% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Phoenix is 12% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Phoenix is 11% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Phoenix is 49% higher than the national average.

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Hours worked per week

Phoenix median earnings by income bracket

Phoenix employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry12.7%1.5%
Manufacturing sector9.7%0.6%
Financial & insurance services5.9%8.8%
Wholesale & retail services15.1%13.9%
Public administration3.8%4.1%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.9%3.0%
Education, health & social services10.3%30.7%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Paradise Valley, AZ13,243$134,097151%
Scottsdale, AZ223,519$72,45535%
Chandler, AZ245,231$72,07235%
Peoria, AZ160,231$63,02518%
Mesa, AZ452,091$48,25910%
Phoenix, AZ1,490,758$46,88112%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Philadelphia, PA1,546,920$37,46030%
San Antonio, TX1,385,438$46,31713%
San Diego, CA1,341,510$65,75323%
Dallas, TX1,240,985$43,35919%
San Jose, CA986,320$83,78757%
Phoenix, AZ1,490,758$46,88112%
Source: The Phoenix, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.