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Palmdale Jobs Overview

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2,840
Job Openings
4.1%
Unemployment Rate
$53,870
Median Base Salary
158k
Population

Palmdale has the 129th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 3.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Palmdale is part of the Los Angeles metro area. Unemployment in the Los Angeles area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Los Angeles has the 2nd largest local economy in the US, and a average cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Palmdale is above average at $53,870, and the median cost of a home in Palmdale is $173,700, which is the same as the national average. 15% of workers in Palmdale hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 73% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Palmdale. 72% of Palmdale workers drive to work alone, 7% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Palmdale spend an average of 40 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

South Valley Worksource Center

38510 Sierra Highway
Palmdale, CA 93550
661-265-7421