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Dickson City Jobs Overview

6,296
Job Openings
6.2%
Unemployment Rate
$41,080
Median Base Salary
5.9k
Population

Dickson City has the 3310th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 3.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Dickson City is part of the Scranton metro area. Unemployment in the Scranton area is 6%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Scranton has the 109th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Dickson City is below average at $41,080, and the median cost of a home in Dickson City is $150,100, which is below the national average. 21% of workers in Dickson City hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 92% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Dickson City. 78% of Dickson City workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 11% carpool, and 8% walk. People in Dickson City spend an average of 17 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.