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Gary Jobs Overview

53,612
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$52,480
Median Base Salary
77k
Population

Gary has the 333rd largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 3.9% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Gary 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 Gary is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Gary is $65,500, which is below the national average. 13% of workers in Gary hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 83% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Gary. 85% of Gary workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 4% walk. People in Gary spend an average of 25 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

WorkOne Gary

3522 Village Circle
Gary, IN 46408-1428
219-981-1520