Kent County, MD Jobs


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In Kent, MD County, job growth is projected to be 20.48%, which is slightly lower than the national average of 30.54%. The unemployment rate in the county is 3.7%, which is also lower than the national average of 4.1%. This indicates that there are plenty of opportunities for employment in Kent MD County. Furthermore, with an increasing number of businesses setting up shop in the area, job prospects are looking more promising for the future. With its strong economy and diverse range of industries, Kent MD County is a great place to start or advance one's career.

The unemployment rate in Kent County is 5.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%)

You Should Know

- That Job Growth in Kent County has been Negative.
- Jobs have Decreased by 1.3% over the past year.
- The average salary in Kent County is $64,451.
- The median home cost in Kent County is $301,300

Job Helpful Resources

- Best paying jobs in Kent? Architecture, Engineering ($123,750)
- Worst paying jobs? Food Prep, Serving ($13,783)
- Highest paying industry jobs? Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services ($79,156)
- Lowest paying industry jobs? Accommodation and Food Services ($13,780)
- Average Income of Residents in Kent ($39,658) compared to USA ($37,638)
- The Unemployment Rate in Kent (5.5) 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 Kent. 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 Kent, Maryland that match your qualifications.

     JobsKent, MarylandUnited States
  Average Salary by OccupationKent, MarylandUnited States
  Business, Financial$92,635$68,299
  Computer, Math$55,716$87,306
  Architecture, Engineering$123,750$86,023
  Social Service$38,405$44,925
  Arts, Entertainment$19,338$43,591
  Health Practitioners$78,239$75,327
  Health Technicians$21,111$41,524
  Healthcare Support$19,750$25,441
  Fire Fighters$105,506$35,516
  Law Enforcement$71,029$64,941
  Food Prep, Serving$13,783$16,379
  Cleaning, Maintenance$30,000$23,378
  Personal Care$15,000$15,351
  Sales, Related$28,363$33,178
  Office Admin, Support$32,805$35,058
  Farming, Fishing, Forestry$48,875$25,716
  Construction, Extraction$32,500$41,315
  Maintence, Repair$54,306$48,436
  Material Moving$31,464$25,906
  Average Salary by IndustryKent, MarylandUnited States
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting$40,163$31,273
  Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $74,432
  Wholesale Trade$39,674$51,301
  Retail Trade$20,321$26,757
  Transportation and Warehousing$53,397$43,256
  Finance and Insurance$74,178$65,016
  Real Estate and Rental and Leasing$38,438$46,406
  Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services$79,156$73,907
  Management of Companies and Enterprises $75,118
  Administrative and Support and Waste Services$32,737$30,687
  Educational Services$31,716$44,708
  Health Care and Social Assistance$41,681$40,852
  Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation$32,027$25,861
  Accommodation and Food Services$13,780$18,154
  Other Services$36,563$29,481
  Public Administration$63,704$61,644
Unemployment by Year (Years 1990 to 2021)
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