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Oakland Jobs Overview

2,827
Job Openings
4.5%
Unemployment Rate
$41,880
Median Base Salary
7.5k
Population

Oakland has the 2985th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 13.0% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Oakland is part of the Memphis metro area. Unemployment in the Memphis area is 4%, which is the same as the national average, and is getting better. Memphis has the 47th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Oakland is below average at $41,880, and the median cost of a home in Oakland is $166,400, which is below the national average. 31% of workers in Oakland hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 94% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Oakland. 83% of Oakland workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Oakland spend an average of 34 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.