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Albuquerque Jobs Overview

8,740
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$44,440
Median Base Salary
559k
Population

Albuquerque has the 32nd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 2.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Unemployment in the Albuquerque area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Albuquerque has the 64th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Albuquerque is below average at $44,440, and the median cost of a home in Albuquerque is $185,100, which is above the national average. 33% of workers in Albuquerque hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 88% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Albuquerque. 79% of Albuquerque workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 8% walk. People in Albuquerque spend an average of 21 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

Albuquerque Business and Career Center

501 Mountain Road NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-843-1900