Marion employment information

IndexMarionIndianaNational
Income per capita$17,417$26,117$29,829
Median household income$31,588$50,433$55,322
Median income owner occupied$39,461$62,593$70,586
Median income renter occupied$23,896$29,285$35,192
Median earnings male$22,153$36,194$36,919
Median earnings female$14,857$23,580$26,250
Unemployment rate5.6%4.4%4.7%
Poverty level25.9%15.0%15.1%
The Marion, IN 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 Marion is $17,417, which is 33% lower than than the Indiana average and 42% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $31,588, which is 37% lower than than the Indiana average and 43% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Marion is 6%, which is 20% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Marion is 26% which is 71% higher than than the national average.

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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$21,056$31,588$63,176
City
$33,618$50,433$100,866
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 Marion is 42% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Marion is 43% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Marion is 20% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Marion is 71% higher than the national average.

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Marion median earnings by income bracket

Marion employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry4.8%0.5%
Manufacturing sector22.9%0.4%
Financial & insurance services1.4%3.0%
Wholesale & retail services13.3%14.9%
Public administration1.1%1.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.5%1.2%
Education, health & social services22.0%43.5%
Other26.2%23.5%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Jalapa, IN154$79,79244%
Somerset, IN490$75,51537%
Mier, IN167$62,79414%
Shamrock Lakes, IN230$56,8753%
Sweetser, IN1,337$52,8374%
Marion, IN28,698$31,58843%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Agawam Town, MA28,701$60,2019%
Hobart, IN28,693$59,4247%
Duluth, GA28,681$61,47211%
Harker Heights, TX28,716$66,83721%
Jacksonville, AR28,661$42,99122%
Marion, IN28,698$31,58843%
Source: The Marion, IN employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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