Skagway employment information

IndexSkagwayAlaskaNational
Income per capita$39,455$34,191$29,829
Median household income$64,412$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$84,219$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$53,750$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$41,528$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$31,422$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate5.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.5%10.1%15.1%
The Skagway, AK 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 Skagway is $39,455, which is 15% higher than than the Alaska average and 32% higher than than the national average. The median household income is $64,412, which is 13% lower than than the Alaska average and 16% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Skagway is 5%, which is 10% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Skagway is 5% which is 64% lower than than the national average.

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$42,937$64,412$128,824
City
$49,624$74,444$148,888
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 Skagway is 32% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Skagway is 16% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Skagway is 10% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Skagway is 64% lower than the national average.

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Skagway median earnings by income bracket

Skagway employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry8.8%1.3%
Manufacturing sector7.8%1.7%
Financial & insurance services0.0%2.3%
Wholesale & retail services18.5%13.4%
Public administration9.4%7.4%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities20.9%12.0%
Education, health & social services6.4%6.7%
Other26.3%47.5%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Haines, AK1,838$69,29225%
Lutak, AK0$0100%
Skagway, AK972$64,41216%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Southwest City, MO972$31,09444%
Ripley, NY972$32,70841%
Belwood, NC972$39,40829%
Winslow West, AZ972$22,97358%
Funny River, AK972$71,07128%
Skagway, AK972$64,41216%
Source: The Skagway, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).