Income/capita 9%
Household income 46%
Unemployment 112%
Income per capita$32,550$31,502$29,829
Median household income$80,639$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$91,316$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$35,074$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$42,319$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$40,811$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate9.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level11.7%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Matteson is 9% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Matteson is 46% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Matteson is 112% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Matteson is 23% lower than the national average

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      Matteson employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.3%1.9%
      Manufacturing sector9.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.8%7.3%
      Wholesale & retail services17.0%8.2%
      Public administration4.6%4.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.3%3.5%
      Education, health & social services21.9%46.1%

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      Olympia Fields, IL4,888$96,37774%
      Matteson, IL19,146$80,63946%

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      Matteson, IL19,146$80,63946%
      Source: The Matteson, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).