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Washington Jobs Overview

19,416
Job Openings
5.7%
Unemployment Rate
$46,270
Median Base Salary
13k
Population

Washington has the 2108th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 2.9% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Washington is part of the Pittsburgh metro area. Unemployment in the Pittsburgh area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting worse. Pittsburgh has the 23rd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Washington is below average at $46,270, and the median cost of a home in Washington is $93,500, which is below the national average. 16% of workers in Washington hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 85% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Washington. 80% of Washington workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Washington spend an average of 18 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

PA CareerLink Washington County

90 West Chestnut Street
Suite 150LL
Washington, PA 15301
724-223-4500