San Diego employment information

IndexSan DiegoCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$35,199$31,458$29,829
Median household income$68,117$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$96,503$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$50,692$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$40,760$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$30,034$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.0%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level15.0%15.8%15.1%
The San Diego, 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 San Diego is $35,199, which is 12% higher than than the California average and 18% higher than than the national average. The median household income is $68,117, which is 7% higher than than the California average and 23% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in San Diego is 5%, which is 7% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in San Diego is 15% which is 1% lower than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$45,406$68,117$136,234
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 San Diego is 18% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in San Diego is 23% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in San Diego is 7% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in San Diego is 1% lower than the national average.

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San Diego median earnings by income bracket

San Diego employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry6.9%0.9%
Manufacturing sector11.7%0.5%
Financial & insurance services3.6%4.5%
Wholesale & retail services11.7%12.2%
Public administration5.8%4.4%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.0%1.7%
Education, health & social services13.7%31.6%
Other38.3%36.8%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Granite Hills, CA3,071$116,146110%
Coronado, CA24,852$92,41367%
Bonita, CA12,885$90,59864%
Casa de Oro-Mount Helix, CA20,137$81,23847%
Eucalyptus Hills, CA5,583$80,81946%
San Diego, CA1,374,812$68,11723%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
San Antonio, TX1,439,358$48,18313%
Dallas, TX1,278,433$45,21518%
Phoenix, AZ1,555,324$49,32811%
Philadelphia, PA1,559,938$39,77028%
San Jose, CA1,009,363$90,30363%
San Diego, CA1,374,812$68,11723%
Source: The San Diego, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).