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Wasco Jobs Overview

4,121
Job Openings
9.7%
Unemployment Rate
$46,170
Median Base Salary
26k
Population

Wasco has the 1183rd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 2.8% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Wasco is part of the Bakersfield metro area. Unemployment in the Bakersfield area is 9%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Bakersfield has the 71st largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Wasco is below average at $46,170, and the median cost of a home in Wasco is $120,900, which is below the national average. 3% of workers in Wasco hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 50% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Wasco. 76% of Wasco workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 15% carpool, and 7% walk. People in Wasco spend an average of 26 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.