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Worcester Jobs Overview

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37,889
Job Openings
4.1%
Unemployment Rate
$51,630
Median Base Salary
185k
Population

Worcester has the 107th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 2.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Unemployment in the Worcester area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Worcester has the 67th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Worcester is below average at $51,630, and the median cost of a home in Worcester is $210,200, which is above the national average. 30% of workers in Worcester hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 84% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Worcester. 80% of Worcester workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 8% walk. People in Worcester spend an average of 23 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

Workforce Central Career Center - Worcester

44 Front Street
6th Floor
Worcester, MA 1608
508-799-1600