West Carson employment information

IndexWest CarsonCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$27,986$31,458$29,829
Median household income$67,562$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$75,359$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$50,081$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$37,051$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$33,397$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.5%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level11.3%15.8%15.1%
The West Carson, CA employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in West Carson is $27,986, which is 11% lower than than the California average and 6% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $67,562, which is 6% higher than than the California average and 22% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in West Carson is 5%, which is 17% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in West Carson is 11% which is 25% lower than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$45,036$67,562$135,124
City
$42,517$63,783$127,566
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in West Carson is 6% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in West Carson is 22% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in West Carson is 17% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in West Carson is 25% lower than the national average.

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West Carson employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry6.6%1.6%
Manufacturing sector14.6%0.5%
Financial & insurance services2.9%5.3%
Wholesale & retail services13.8%14.7%
Public administration6.7%2.5%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.0%4.4%
Education, health & social services13.4%36.9%
Other29.8%22.7%

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West Carson, CA21,929$67,56222%

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Del City, OK21,962$42,24524%
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West Carson, CA21,929$67,56222%
Source: The West Carson, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).