Yelm employment information

Income per capita$19,404$31,233$28,555
Median household income$49,658$60,294$53,482
Median income owner occupied$56,761$76,673$68,142
Median income renter occupied$36,047$38,141$33,219
Median earnings male$45,156$41,039$36,116
Median earnings female$18,644$26,815$25,692
Unemployment rate7.0%5.6%5.8%
Poverty level21.3%13.5%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Yelm is 32% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Yelm is 7% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Yelm is 21% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Yelm is 37% higher than the national average.

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Hours worked per week

Yelm median earnings by income bracket

Yelm employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry16.4%2.3%
Manufacturing sector8.9%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.9%1.6%
Wholesale & retail services12.7%9.4%
Public administration19.8%12.4%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.3%0.0%
Education, health & social services10.0%36.7%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Prairie Heights, WA4,363$85,29959%
DuPont, WA8,851$80,75451%
McKenna, WA701$71,54234%
Frederickson, WA19,754$69,25029%
Rainier, WA1,901$66,71325%
Yelm, WA7,398$49,6587%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Palmyra, PA7,399$50,6405%
Alamo Heights, TX7,397$110,086106%
Twin Rivers, NJ7,402$87,92964%
Forest Glen, MD7,393$84,35758%
Hatboro, PA7,403$66,87525%
Yelm, WA7,398$49,6587%
Source: The Yelm, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.