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Shippensburg Jobs Overview

3,262
Job Openings
4.6%
Unemployment Rate
$46,520
Median Base Salary
5.6k
Population

Shippensburg has the 3382nd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 1.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Shippensburg is part of the Harrisburg metro area. Unemployment in the Harrisburg area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting worse. Harrisburg has the 78th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Shippensburg is below average at $46,520, and the median cost of a home in Shippensburg is $150,400, which is below the national average. 19% of workers in Shippensburg hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 84% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Shippensburg. 81% of Shippensburg workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Shippensburg spend an average of 23 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.