What kind of jobs are there in Charlotte, NC?
Because it's the headquarters for Bank of America and has major offices for Wells Fargo, Charlotte is sometimes perceived as just a banking town. While the financial industry is central to the region, it's not the only major employer. Others include Lowe's, which is headquartered in nearby Mooresville, and American Airlines puts many Charlotte residents to work. Home of the NASCAR Hall of Fame and the Charlotte Motor Speedway, motorsports are another major part of both the economy and the culture of the metro area.
The unemployment rate in Charlotte is lower than the national average. The average salary in Charlotte is on par with the national average.
Job Market Index
Index Score: 6.7 /10
Charlotte has a healthier job market than similarly sized metro areas.
Average Annual Salary
Unemployment Rate this Year
0.2% lower than national average