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Lake Station Jobs Overview

7,840
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$52,480
Median Base Salary
12k
Population

Lake Station has the 2289th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 4.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Lake Station 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 Lake Station is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Lake Station is $79,800, which is below the national average. 5% of workers in Lake Station hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 78% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Lake Station. 85% of Lake Station workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 4% walk. People in Lake Station spend an average of 24 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.