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Taunton Jobs Overview

22,050
Job Openings
5%
Unemployment Rate
$49,890
Median Base Salary
57k
Population

Taunton has the 508th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 1.6% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Taunton is part of the Providence metro area. Unemployment in the Providence area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Providence has the 41st largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Taunton is below average at $49,890, and the median cost of a home in Taunton is $239,500, which is above the national average. 18% of workers in Taunton 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 Taunton. 82% of Taunton workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Taunton spend an average of 28 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

Taunton Career Center

72 School Street
Taunton, MA 2780
508-977-1400