Queens, NY Jobs


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Queens, NY is a great place to work and live. With its 35.80 percent job growth rate, it's one of the fastest-growing areas in the country. Its unemployment rate is only 3.4 percent, which is lower than the national average of 4.1 percent. These numbers suggest that Queens is a vibrant job market with plenty of opportunities for those seeking employment. Furthermore, this job growth rate outpace the US' future job growth rate of 30.54 percent, indicating more potential for robust economic development in the borough within the next few years.

The unemployment rate in Queens is 11.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)

You Should Know

- That Job Growth in Queens has been Positive.
- Jobs have Increased by 0.5% over the past year.
- The average salary in Queens is $75,886.
- The median home cost in Queens is $748,200

Job Helpful Resources

- Best paying jobs in Queens? Computer, Math ($89,434)
- Worst paying jobs? Personal Care ($18,339)
- Highest paying industry jobs? Utilities ($87,119)
- Lowest paying industry jobs? Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting ($26,645)
- Average Income of Residents in Queens ($35,640) compared to USA ($37,638)
- The Unemployment Rate in Queens (11) is lower than USA (6)

Process of Job Search

View jobs in occupation categories below. It is important to join a job site search that offers legally protected status, inclusive workplace, and diverse and inclusive workplace if you're looking for work in Queens. A team that respects gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, and other legally protected status are important to look for.

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

     JobsQueens, New YorkUnited States
  Average Salary by OccupationQueens, New YorkUnited States
  Business, Financial$76,273$68,299
  Computer, Math$89,434$87,306
  Architecture, Engineering$82,967$86,023
  Social Service$51,616$44,925
  Arts, Entertainment$54,529$43,591
  Health Practitioners$86,718$75,327
  Health Technicians$50,297$41,524
  Healthcare Support$27,438$25,441
  Fire Fighters$39,681$35,516
  Law Enforcement$73,337$64,941
  Food Prep, Serving$26,812$16,379
  Cleaning, Maintenance$30,076$23,378
  Personal Care$18,339$15,351
  Sales, Related$30,033$33,178
  Office Admin, Support$42,726$35,058
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$38,633$25,716
  Construction, Extraction$42,131$41,315
  Maintence, Repair$53,670$48,436
  Material Moving$27,759$25,906
  Average Salary by IndustryQueens, New YorkUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$26,645$31,273
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$55,972$74,432
  Wholesale Trade$48,583$51,301
  Retail Trade$28,323$26,757
  Transportation and Warehousing$41,217$43,256
  Finance and Insurance$79,209$65,016
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$53,595$46,406
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$73,000$73,907
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$59,563$75,118
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$33,371$30,687
  Educational Services$54,205$44,708
  Health Care and Social Assistance$43,208$40,852
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$37,745$25,861
  Accommodation and Food Services$27,844$18,154
  Other Services$29,145$29,481
  Public Administration$71,145$61,644
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