The median earnings of Cambridge, MA was $40,159 in 2016.

Earnings and Gender

Earnings and Education

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Jobs and Earnings Datasets Involving Cambridge, MA

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    Cambridge Property Database FY16-FY18

    data.cambridgema.gov | Last Updated 2017-12-03T16:07:08.000Z

    Extract of Cambridge Assessing Department on-line property database file for FY16, FY17, and FY18. Contains residential, condo, commercial and exempt data. Please see attached Cambridge Property Data Metadata for field description.

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    Workforce By Industry: 2001 - 2017

    data.cambridgema.gov | Last Updated 2018-09-12T20:26:38.000Z

    This data set indicates how many people employed in Cambridge are covered by the unemployment insurance compensation system, the number employed by economic sector, and how much these workers earn. The data covers the work force in Cambridge, regardless of their place of residence, and are taken from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development, ES-202 Series based on the requirements set forth in the Massachusetts Employment Security Law and the Compensation for Federal Employees Law. Note that the unemployment compensation system does cover all workers, excluding groups such as the self-employer, religious workers and some domestic workers. This data set assigns workers to sectors using the North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code system. Prior to 2001 only the Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) system was used to assign workers to sectors. Older, historic data is available in the open data set "Cambridge Workforce By Industry: 1967 - 2001". The 2001 figures summarize the same raw data but are recoded to NAICS here. Note that Natural Resources and Mining establishments are not included in the industry breakdown but are included in total employment.

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    SNAP, TAFDC and EAEDC Participation by Cambridge Zip Code

    data.cambridgema.gov | Last Updated 2018-10-15T19:53:11.000Z

    This data set provides summarizes participation by Cambridge residents in three public benefit programs, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Temporary Assistance for Families with Dependent Children (TADFC), and Emergency Aid to the Elderly, Disabled, and Children (EAEDC), in Cambridge by zip code. Data was drawn from Caseload by Zip Code reports published by the Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA), which have been published monthly since November 2017. More information about these food and cash assistance programs, and the complete Caseload by Zip Code reports, which include program utilization data from all Massachusetts zip codes, may be found on the DTA website: https://www.mass.gov/orgs/department-of-transitional-assistance

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    Workforce By Industry: 1967 - 2001

    data.cambridgema.gov | Last Updated 2017-07-10T18:47:40.000Z

    This data set indicates how many people employed in Cambridge are covered by the unemployment insurance compensation system, the number employed by economic sector, and how much these workers earn. The data covers the work force in Cambridge, regardless of their place of residence, and are taken from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development, ES-202 Series based on the requirements set forth in the Massachusetts Employment Security Law (1967 to present) and the Compensation for Federal Employees Law (1980 to present). Note that the unemployment compensation system does cover all workers, excluding groups such as the self-employer, religious workers and some domestic workers. This data set assigns workers to sectors using the the Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) system. Since 2001, only the North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code system is used to assign workers to sectors. Older, historic data is available in the open data set "Cambridge Workforce By Industry: 2001 - Present". The 2001 figures summarize the same raw data but are recoded to NAICS there.

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    Non-Profit Corporations

    data.cambridgema.gov | Last Updated 2017-11-16T18:38:04.000Z

    This data set lists non-profits with addresses in Cambridge, MA. Organizations qualify as non-profits if they have IRS recognition of tax-exempt status. Certain types of public charities, such as churches and organizations with less than $5,000 in gross receipts, are not required to file for official 501(c)(3) status and may not be listed here.