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Philadelphia Jobs Overview

Philadelphia, PA
56,197
Job Openings
5.1%
Unemployment Rate
$52,550
Median Base Salary
1.6M
Population

Philadelphia has the 5th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 2.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Unemployment in the Philadelphia area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Philadelphia has the 8th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Philadelphia is above average at $52,550, and the median cost of a home in Philadelphia is $143,200, which is below the national average. 24% of workers in Philadelphia hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 81% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Philadelphia. 50% of Philadelphia workers drive to work alone, 26% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 14% walk. People in Philadelphia spend an average of 32 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

PA CareerLink Philadelphia North

990 Spring Garden Street
Philadelphia, PA 19123
215-560-5465

PA CareerLink Northwest

235 West Chelten Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144-3893
267-339-0333

PA CareerLink Philadelphia Northeast

3210 Red Lion Road
Academy Plaza Shopping Center
Philadelphia, PA 19114
215-281-1038

Suburban Station PA CareerLink

1617 JFK Boulevard
Suite 200
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-557-2592