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Woonsocket Jobs Overview

27,113
Job Openings
5%
Unemployment Rate
$49,890
Median Base Salary
41k
Population

Woonsocket has the 727th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Woonsocket 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 average cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Woonsocket is below average at $49,890, and the median cost of a home in Woonsocket is $168,200, which is the same as the national average. 14% of workers in Woonsocket hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 78% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Woonsocket. 76% of Woonsocket workers drive to work alone, 4% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Woonsocket spend an average of 25 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

WOONSOCKET netWORKri Center

219 Pond Street
Woonsocket, RI 2895
401-235-1201