Riverside, CA 

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Riverside, CA is an excellent place to find work. With a projected job growth of 38.00% for the area, it is significantly higher than the US average of 30.54%. The unemployment rate in Riverside is also much lower than the national average of 4.1%, sitting at 4.6%. This combination of high job growth and low unemployment make Riverside a great place to look for employment opportunities now and in the future.

The unemployment rate in Riverside is 7.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)


- That Job Growth in Riverside has been Positive.
- Jobs have Increased by 2.2% over the past year.
- The average salary in Riverside is $76,755.
- The median home cost in Riverside is $590,700


- Best paying jobs in Riverside? Law Enforcement ($116,549)
- Worst paying jobs? Personal Care ($13,013)
- Highest paying industry jobs? Public Administration ($68,275)
- Lowest paying industry jobs? Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation ($15,267)
- Average Income of Residents in Riverside ($28,771) compared to USA ($37,638)
- The Unemployment Rate in Riverside (7.1) is higher than USA (6)


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Diverse and inclusive employers are looking for job seekers with a wide range of skills and experience. You can find jobs in Riverside, California that match your qualifications.

  EMPLOYMENT INFORMATIONRiverside, CaliforniaUnited States
  AVERAGE SALARY BY OCCUPATIONRiverside, CaliforniaUnited States
  Business, Financial$60,721$68,299
  Computer, Math$63,698$87,306
  Architecture, Engineering$77,407$86,023
  Social Service$49,505$44,925
  Arts, Entertainment$27,177$43,591
  Health Practitioners$87,470$75,327
  Health Technicians$48,790$41,524
  Healthcare Support$28,290$25,441
  Fire Fighters$27,494$35,516
  Law Enforcement$116,549$64,941
  Food Prep, Serving$16,257$16,379
  Cleaning, Maintenance$23,573$23,378
  Personal Care$13,013$15,351
  Sales, Related$27,015$33,178
  Office Admin, Support$34,589$35,058
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$23,477$25,716
  Construction, Extraction$37,378$41,315
  Maintence, Repair$51,907$48,436
  Material Moving$26,542$25,906
  AVERAGE SALARY BY INDUSTRYRiverside, CaliforniaUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$28,824$31,273
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$60,694$74,432
  Wholesale Trade$40,091$51,301
  Retail Trade$28,574$26,757
  Transportation and Warehousing$33,893$43,256
  Finance and Insurance$51,503$65,016
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$41,388$46,406
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$56,430$73,907
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$26,563$75,118
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$28,962$30,687
  Educational Services$39,171$44,708
  Health Care and Social Assistance$42,260$40,852
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$15,267$25,861
  Accommodation and Food Services$16,044$18,154
  Other Services$26,724$29,481
  Public Administration$68,275$61,644
UNEMPLOYMENT BY YEAR (Years 1990 to 2021)


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Reviews for Riverside    42 Reviews
I've lived in Riverside for 54 years - 9/17/2021
I've lived in Riverside for 54 years. It changed a LOT when people from LA started moving here in droves. Still, I have never been robbed or assaulted but I am... Read More

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Worst Medical Care Around! Lots of Break Ins! - 1/7/2021
I'm from Orange County (OC). I have had nothing but trouble since moving to Riverside. 1. The dogs are aggressive guard dogs. If you want to walk or bike you... Read More

A depressing place. - 12/16/2018
Whew where to begin with dear old riverside. I enjoyed growing up here until my high school years (back in 2011). In 7 short years the downward deterioration of the... Read More

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