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Merced Jobs Overview

2,193
Job Openings
9.7%
Unemployment Rate
$43,840
Median Base Salary
82k
Population

Merced has the 307th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 4.4% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Unemployment in the Merced area is 9%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Merced has the 244th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Merced is below average at $43,840, and the median cost of a home in Merced is $148,100, which is below the national average. 16% of workers in Merced hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 74% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Merced. 78% of Merced workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 11% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Merced spend an average of 21 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

WorkNet - Merced America`s Job Center

1880 Wardrobe Avenue
Merced, CA 95341
209-724-2100

Merced - Workforce Services Office

1205 West 18th Street
Merced, CA 95340
209-726-5407