Alameda Jobs

  • Lead Game Designer

    Big Fish Games - Alameda, CA

    Job ID: Location: Oakland, CA Post Date: 9/23/2014 Category: Self Aware Games, Oakland, CA We’re starting up a new studio within Big Fish Games and we’re looking for a few...

    from Big Fish Games - 7 hours ago
  • Inside Sales Consultant

    Main Street Hub - Alameda, CA

    Who we are: Main Street Hub is the largest “do-it-for-you” marketing platform for local businesses. As Inc.Magazine's 73rd Fastest Growing Company, we’re adding a rock star Inside...

    from Main Street Hub - 4 days ago
  • Class A CDL Truck Drivers needed immediately – Up to $5,000 Sign On Bonus! (94502)

    Gordon Trucking - Alameda, CA

    Isn't Driver salary the most important thing? Sure, but there's more to it. There are a lot of trucking companies, and a lot of trucking jobs out there. Truck Driver salary is...

    from Gordon Trucking - 5 hours ago
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Alameda, California

Alameda is a city in Alameda County, California, United States. It is located on a small island of the same name next to Oakland, California in the San Francisco Bay. An additional part of the city is Bay Farm Island, which is adjacent to the Oakland International Airport. The city has a small-town feel with its Victorian homes and tree-lined neighborhoods. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 72,259. Alameda is a charter city, rather than a general law city, meaning that the city can provide for any form of government. Alameda became a charter city in 1916, and adopted a council-manager government then, which it retains to the present.

Alameda Careers

Among the most common occupations in Alameda are Management, professional, and related occupations, 48%; Sales and office occupations, 24%; and Service occupations, 10%. Approximately 72 percent of workers in Alameda, California work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 8 percent are self-employed.

Alameda Industries

The leading industries in Alameda, California are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 17%; Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 13%; and Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing, 11%. Simply Hired's Alameda job listings indicate that the following industries in Alameda are hiring the most workers:

Alameda Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Alameda, California is $53,605, and the median income of households in Alameda was $65,758.

Average Salaries in Alameda, CA

Alameda, CA


According to our Alameda Trends data, the number of Alameda, California jobs has decreased by 41% since October 2013.
Alameda job trends

Alameda Employment Statistics

Population of Alameda
Total population 77,058
Male 47.97%
Female 52.03%
Median age 39.2
Alameda Housing
Owner-occupied homes 52.2%
Median cost of a home $629,300
Median mortgage payment $1,824
Renter-occupied homes 47.8%
Vacant housing 8.4%
Median monthly rent $1,098
Average Income
Median for all workers $45,487
Median for all male full-time $60,701
Median for all female full-time $46,509
Household Income
Less than $10,000 5%
$10,000 to $14,999 3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6%
$25,000 to $34,999 6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13%
$50,000 to $74,999 24%
$75,000 to $99,999 14%
$100,000 to $149,999 13%
$150,000 to $199,999 7%
$200,000 or more 9%
Less than 9th grade 4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 4%
High school graduate 18%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 9%
Bachelor's degree 29%
Graduate degree 16%
Marital Status
Never married 26%
Currently married 53%
Separated 4%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 10%
White 58%
Black or African American 4%
Asian 30%
Other 8%
Alameda Commute
Carpool 10.4%
Public transportation 14.8%
Average travel time 26 minutes