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Joliet, IL Overview

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Joliet has the 251st largest population in the United States. The population grew by 5.5% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Joliet 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 high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Joliet is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Joliet is $272,300, which is above the national average. 38% of workers in Joliet hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 95% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Joliet. 82% of Joliet workers drive to work alone, 4% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Joliet spend an average of 22 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

22,597
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$52,480
Median Base Salary
94k
Population

Employment Resources

IDES North Chicago Street

250 North Chicago Street
Joliet, IL 60432
815-740-5101

Illinois workNet - Will County

214 N. Ottawa Street
Workforce Services Division
Joliet, IL 60432
815-727-4444