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Cedar Rapids Jobs Overview

5,340
Job Openings
3.6%
Unemployment Rate
$46,460
Median Base Salary
130k
Population

Cedar Rapids has the 159th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 3.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Unemployment in the Cedar Rapids area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting worse. Cedar Rapids has the 125th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Cedar Rapids is below average at $46,460, and the median cost of a home in Cedar Rapids is $134,600, which is below the national average. 30% of workers in Cedar Rapids hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 93% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Cedar Rapids. 82% of Cedar Rapids workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 7% walk. People in Cedar Rapids spend an average of 17 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

IowaWORKS

4444 First Avenue NE
Suite 436
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
319-365-9474