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Peoria Jobs Overview

38,510
Job Openings
4.7%
Unemployment Rate
$46,700
Median Base Salary
171k
Population

Peoria has the 120th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 11.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Peoria is part of the Phoenix metro area. Unemployment in the Phoenix area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Phoenix has the 16th largest local economy in the US, and a average cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Peoria is below average at $46,700, and the median cost of a home in Peoria is $178,600, which is the same as the national average. 27% of workers in Peoria hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 91% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Peoria. 76% of Peoria workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 11% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Peoria spend an average of 27 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.