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Pleasant Prairie Jobs Overview

11,301
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$52,480
Median Base Salary
21k
Population

Pleasant Prairie has the 1484th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 5.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Pleasant Prairie is part of the Chicago metro area. Unemployment in the Chicago area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Chicago has the 3rd largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Pleasant Prairie is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Pleasant Prairie is $204,300, which is above the national average. 34% of workers in Pleasant Prairie hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 92% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Pleasant Prairie. 84% of Pleasant Prairie workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Pleasant Prairie spend an average of 25 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.