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Wichita Jobs Overview

5,955
Job Openings
4.1%
Unemployment Rate
$42,400
Median Base Salary
390k
Population

Wichita has the 48th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 2.0% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Unemployment in the Wichita area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Wichita has the 81st largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Wichita is below average at $42,400, and the median cost of a home in Wichita is $118,400, which is below the national average. 28% of workers in Wichita hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 87% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Wichita. 85% of Wichita workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Wichita spend an average of 17 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

Wichita WORKFORCE CENTER

2021 N. Amidon
Suite 1100
Wichita, KS 67203
316-771-6800