Alameda County, CA Jobs


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Alameda County in California is showing very promising job growth with an increase of 34.00%, significantly higher than the national figure of 30.54%. Additionally, unemployment rates in Alameda County have remained low, currently at 3.5%. This is much lower than the US average of 4.1%. These figures point to a healthy and vibrant economy, making it an ideal place for those looking for job opportunities and security.

The unemployment rate in Alameda County is 6.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)

You Should Know

- That Job Growth in Alameda County has been Negative.
- Jobs have Decreased by 9.0% over the past year.
- The average salary in Alameda County is $112,017.
- The median home cost in Alameda County is $1,034,400

Job Helpful Resources

- Best paying jobs in Alameda? Computer, Math ($130,379)
- Worst paying jobs? Personal Care ($16,074)
- Highest paying industry jobs? Information ($111,456)
- Lowest paying industry jobs? Accommodation and Food Services ($25,212)
- Average Income of Residents in Alameda ($53,815) compared to USA ($37,638)
- The Unemployment Rate in Alameda (6.5) is higher 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 Alameda. 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 Alameda, California that match your qualifications.

     JobsAlameda, CaliforniaUnited States
  Average Salary by OccupationAlameda, CaliforniaUnited States
  Business, Financial$87,729$68,299
  Computer, Math$130,379$87,306
  Architecture, Engineering$115,252$86,023
  Social Service$60,199$44,925
  Arts, Entertainment$63,111$43,591
  Health Practitioners$112,602$75,327
  Health Technicians$54,060$41,524
  Healthcare Support$30,700$25,441
  Fire Fighters$37,974$35,516
  Law Enforcement$108,846$64,941
  Food Prep, Serving$23,642$16,379
  Cleaning, Maintenance$32,288$23,378
  Personal Care$16,074$15,351
  Sales, Related$43,064$33,178
  Office Admin, Support$46,176$35,058
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$23,641$25,716
  Construction, Extraction$52,424$41,315
  Maintence, Repair$57,010$48,436
  Material Moving$31,383$25,906
  Average Salary by IndustryAlameda, CaliforniaUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$29,265$31,273
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction$111,023$74,432
  Wholesale Trade$59,914$51,301
  Retail Trade$36,260$26,757
  Transportation and Warehousing$49,410$43,256
  Finance and Insurance$96,292$65,016
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$63,752$46,406
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$109,025$73,907
  Management of Companies and Enterprises$97,642$75,118
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$40,752$30,687
  Educational Services$55,405$44,708
  Health Care and Social Assistance$55,702$40,852
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$34,625$25,861
  Accommodation and Food Services$25,212$18,154
  Other Services$37,035$29,481
  Public Administration$84,053$61,644
Unemployment by Year (Years 1990 to 2021)
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