Tempe employment information

IndexTempeArizonaNational
Income per capita$27,705$26,686$29,829
Median household income$50,474$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$75,797$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$37,403$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$28,733$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$23,495$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate4.1%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level21.6%17.7%15.1%
The Tempe, AZ 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 Tempe is $27,705, which is 4% higher than than the Arizona average and 7% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $50,474, which is 2% lower than than the Arizona average and 9% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Tempe is 4%, which is 11% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Tempe is 22% which is 43% higher than than the national average.

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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$33,645$50,474$100,948
City
$34,223$51,340$102,680
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 Tempe is 7% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Tempe is 9% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Tempe is 11% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Tempe is 43% higher than the national average.

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Tempe median earnings by income bracket

Tempe employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry6.1%0.9%
Manufacturing sector9.2%0.5%
Financial & insurance services5.9%7.0%
Wholesale & retail services16.0%12.9%
Public administration2.9%3.4%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.7%2.3%
Education, health & social services15.8%32.5%
Other36.8%35.1%

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Fountain Hills, AZ23,863$75,29736%
Chandler, AZ242,131$74,32934%
Tempe, AZ174,708$50,4749%

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Garden Grove, CA174,676$60,5229%
Fort Lauderdale, FL175,153$51,6487%
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Oceanside, CA173,829$58,9497%
Port St. Lucie, FL175,652$50,8298%
Tempe, AZ174,708$50,4749%
Source: The Tempe, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).