While income growth is still below what you would expect of a recovered economy nationally, San Diego’s median household is the highest of the 50 largest US metros. Median income rose 5.4% in 2017 to $76,207.
California ranks as the 5th largest economy in the world and as such, the job market continues to tighten, which also has a hand in the growing wages. The job market is still hot, especially for candidates looking for that next step in their career and salary level.
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Originally published in the Well Street Journal