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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Mount Vernon, Washington Metro Area

MSA: Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA
county: Skagit
Population (2016 estimate): 124,000
Unemployment Rate (June 2016): 5.1%
NFP Employment (2016): 49,000
Average Earnings (2016): $47,030

Click on an occupational group in the table below for data on specific occupations:

data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational
Group
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Location
Quotient
Median Annual
Earnings
Management 1,770 39.6 0.8 $89,560
Business and Financial Operations 1,540 34.4 0.7 $60,400
IT and Mathematical 520 11.7 0.4 $69,100
Architecture and Engineering 820 18.3 1.0 $75,330
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 510 11.4 1.4 $57,880
Community and Social Services 710 15.9 1.1 $48,780
Legal and Judicial 180 4.0 0.5 $49,790
Education, Training, and Library 2,810 62.7 1.0 $42,360
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 580 12.9 1.0 $37,960
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 2,420 54.0 0.9 $67,370
Healthcare Support 1,270 28.4 1.0 $32,750
Protective Services 900 20.1 0.8 $54,790
Food Preparation and Serving Related 4,970 111.0 1.2 $24,890
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 1,320 29.5 0.9 $26,560
Personal Care and Services 1,550 34.6 1.1 $25,070
Sales and Related 5,360 119.8 1.2 $27,410
Office and Administrative Support 5,900 131.8 0.8 $37,830
Construction and Extraction 2,560 57.2 1.4 $51,960
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 2,270 50.7 1.3 $45,810
Production 3,720 83.1 1.3 $39,490
Transportation and Material Moving 2,810 62.8 0.9 $36,100

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