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Cedar Lake Jobs Overview

8,116
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$52,480
Median Base Salary
12k
Population

Cedar Lake has the 2299th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 3.8% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Cedar Lake 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 low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Cedar Lake is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Cedar Lake is $157,500, which is below the national average. 14% of workers in Cedar Lake hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 87% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Cedar Lake. 85% of Cedar Lake workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 4% walk. People in Cedar Lake spend an average of 32 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.