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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of San Jose is $34,992, which is higher than the state average of $29,906 and is higher than the national average of $28,555. San Jose median household income is $83,787, which has grown by 19.28% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 29.47% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average San Jose residents spend 27.0 minutes per day commuting to work, which is about the same as the state average of 27.8 minutes and is higher than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #400

San Jose, CA
34,992 USD
California
29,906 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

San Jose, CA
39,177 USD
California
31,345 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
San Jose, CA
45,244 USD
California
35,724 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
San Jose, CA
32,055 USD
California
26,620 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #248
San Jose, CA
83,787 USD
California
61,489 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
San Jose, CA
107,591 USD
California
86,704 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #715
San Jose, CA
19.28%
California
29.47%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 San Jose, CACaliforniaU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income24.65%$16,487, see rank21.38%$23,81521.11%$16,919
Social Security Income21.75%$17,587, see rank25.84%$17,18829.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income3.08%$5,474, see rank3.99%$5,2812.82%$3,720
Retirement Income13.69%$27,208, see rank15.58%$28,88417.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
San Jose, CA
92,379 USD
California
70,187 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
San Jose, CA
115,984 USD
California
96,357 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 San Jose, CACaliforniaU.S.
White$84,629, see rank$64,405$56,900
Black$58,150, see rank$43,476$35,600
Hispanic$58,007, see rank$47,206$42,396
Asian$99,625, see rank$77,932$73,244
American Indian, Alaska Native$49,464, see rank$45,319$37,170
Hawaiian Native$84,821, see rank$60,087$53,370
One Race, Other$55,193, see rank$44,969$40,300
Two or More Races$87,165, see rank$58,769$47,621

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 San Jose, CACaliforniaU.S.
less than 25$39,030, see rank$29,452$25,788
25 to 44$93,997, see rank$64,546$58,398
45 to 64$97,095, see rank$73,775$65,027
65 or over$47,577, see rank$44,204$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 San Jose, CACaliforniaU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over774,214, see rank29,934,838248,775,628
Male1387,060, 49.99%, see rank49.30%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:2288,686, 74.58%, see rank70.30%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces2147, 0.04%, see rank0.80%0.73%
Male, Civilian2288,539, 74.55%, see rank69.49%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed3260,610, 90.32%, see rank88.91%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed327,929, 9.68%, see rank11.09%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force298,374, 25.42%, see rank29.70%30.72%
Female1387,154, 50.01%, see rank50.70%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:2236,011, 60.96%, see rank57.55%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces225, 0.01%, see rank0.10%0.11%
Female, Civilian2235,986, 60.95%, see rank57.45%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed3212,522, 90.06%, see rank89.13%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed323,464, 9.94%, see rank10.87%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force2151,143, 39.04%, see rank42.45%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 San Jose, CACaliforniaU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over462,451, 100%16,529,777141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone359,094, 77.65%, see rank73.25%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled51,187, 11.07%, see rank11.10%9.59%
Public Transportation17,136, 3.71%, see rank5.20%5.06%
Walked7,312, 1.58%, see rank2.73%2.78%
Other Means9,765, 2.11%, see rank2.45%1.79%
Worked at Home17,957, 3.88%, see rank5.27%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
San Jose, CA
27.0 minutes
California
27.8 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 San Jose, CACaliforniaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over473,13216,890,442143,435,233
Male1260,610, 55.08%, see rank53.99%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2111,410, 42.75%, see rank34.69%33.12%
Service Occupations238,081, 14.61%, see rank16.06%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations241,988, 16.11%, see rank17.86%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2963, 0.37%, see rank2.25%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations221,887, 8.40%, see rank8.46%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations234,285, 13.16%, see rank15.60%17.94%
Female1212,522, 44.92%, see rank46.01%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations290,380, 42.53%, see rank39.83%40.04%
Service Occupations245,371, 21.35%, see rank21.80%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations261,567, 28.97%, see rank31.47%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2418, 0.20%, see rank0.95%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2369, 0.17%, see rank0.23%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations213,512, 6.36%, see rank5.48%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 San Jose, CACaliforniaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over473,132, 100%16,890,442143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining2,177, 0.46%, see rank2.38%1.96%
Construction28,495, 6.02%, see rank5.92%6.17%
Manufacturing87,057, 18.40%, see rank9.88%10.43%
Wholesale Trade11,326, 2.39%, see rank3.13%2.75%
Retail Trade51,645, 10.92%, see rank11.13%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities15,380, 3.25%, see rank4.62%4.93%
Information15,024, 3.18%, see rank2.86%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing22,526, 4.76%, see rank6.31%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
77,033, 16.28%, see rank12.71%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance86,954, 18.38%, see rank21.01%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
40,114, 8.48%, see rank10.05%9.49%
Public Administration11,792, 2.49%, see rank4.62%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration23,609, 4.99%, see rank5.39%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 San Jose, CA%CaliforniaU.S.
Population in Poverty114,80511.76%, see rank16.38%15.59%
Family in Poverty19,0098.33%, see rank12.28%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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