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Mercedes Jobs Overview

4,323
Job Openings
7%
Unemployment Rate
$33,810
Median Base Salary
17k
Population

Mercedes has the 1777th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 6.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Mercedes is part of the McAllen metro area. Unemployment in the McAllen area is 7%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. McAllen has the 124th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Mercedes is below average at $33,810, and the median cost of a home in Mercedes is $58,300, which is below the national average. 12% of workers in Mercedes hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 60% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Mercedes. 79% of Mercedes workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 11% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Mercedes spend an average of 19 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.