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Sammamish Jobs Overview

55,770
Job Openings
4.8%
Unemployment Rate
$61,000
Median Base Salary
52k
Population

Sammamish has the 570th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 11.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Sammamish is part of the Seattle metro area. Unemployment in the Seattle area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting worse. Seattle has the 11th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Sammamish is above average at $61,000, and the median cost of a home in Sammamish is $586,400, which is above the national average. 72% of workers in Sammamish hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 98% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Sammamish. 65% of Sammamish workers drive to work alone, 11% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 13% walk. People in Sammamish spend an average of 29 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.