Baker, LA Jobs - 6,947 openings | Glassdoor

Baker, LA Overview

View Jobs >

Baker has the 2076th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 1.4% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Baker is part of the Baton Rouge metro area. Unemployment in the Baton Rouge area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Baton Rouge has the 58th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Baker is below average at $43,700, and the median cost of a home in Baker is $114,500, which is below the national average. 17% of workers in Baker hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 86% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Baker. 82% of Baker workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Baker spend an average of 25 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

6,947
Job Openings
5.2%
Unemployment Rate
$43,700
Median Base Salary
14k
Population