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Cary Jobs Overview

30,988
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$52,480
Median Base Salary
18k
Population

Cary has the 1683rd largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 1.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Cary is part of the Chicago metro area. Unemployment in the Chicago area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Chicago has the 3rd largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Cary is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Cary is $226,200, which is above the national average. 47% of workers in Cary hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 94% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Cary. 82% of Cary workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 7% walk. People in Cary spend an average of 37 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.