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Gonzales Jobs Overview

7,820
Job Openings
5.2%
Unemployment Rate
$43,700
Median Base Salary
11k
Population

Gonzales has the 2482nd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 9.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Gonzales is part of the Baton Rouge metro area. Unemployment in the Baton Rouge area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Baton Rouge has the 58th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Gonzales is below average at $43,700, and the median cost of a home in Gonzales is $147,700, which is below the national average. 17% of workers in Gonzales hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 88% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Gonzales. 86% of Gonzales workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 4% walk. People in Gonzales spend an average of 24 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

Ascension Career Solutions Center

1721 South Burnside Avenue
Gonzales, LA 70737
225-647-5557