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Santa Cruz / Monterey Region

From Feb 2010Feb 2015

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Unemployment

10.9%
Unempl. Rate
6.9%
CA Rate
38k
Number Unemployed
14th
Lowest in State

Labor Force

64.5%
Participation Rate
62.4%
CA Rate
353k
Labor Force
12th
Largest in State

Population, Labor Force, Unemployment

Unemployment Over Time

Workforce Region Demographics

Race and Ethnicity

Age

Gender

Education

Industries Feb 2010–Jun 2014

Biggest Industry

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting

Fastest Growth

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting

Highest Pay

Management of Companies & Enterprises

Slowest Growth

Other Services

Industry Size and Average Annual Wage

  • Industry Sector

    Number of Jobs with change from 2010

    Average Annual Wagewith change from 2010

  • Private
    243,384

    61,015

    2014
    2010
    $38,428

    +$1,768

    2014
    2010
    +
  • Government
    47,661

    -293

    2014
    2010
    $59,124

    +$728

    2014
    2010
  • Non Classified
    526

    63

    2014
    2010
    $33,800

    +$1,976

    2014
    2010
  • Total
    291,045

    60,722

    2014
    2010
    $41,808

    +$624

    2014
    2010
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