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Vancouver Jobs Overview

28,127
Job Openings
4.2%
Unemployment Rate
$52,140
Median Base Salary
173k
Population

Vancouver has the 117th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 6.4% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Vancouver is part of the Portland metro area. Unemployment in the Portland area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Portland has the 20th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Vancouver is above average at $52,140, and the median cost of a home in Vancouver is $196,700, which is above the national average. 25% of workers in Vancouver hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 89% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Vancouver. 79% of Vancouver workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Vancouver spend an average of 23 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

WorkSource Vancouver -WorkSource Center Serving Clark County

5411 E Mill Plain Blvd
Suite 15
Vancouver, WA 98661-7046
360-735-5000