Berkeley Jobs

  • Produce Broker

    Healthy Avocado - Berkeley, CA

    Healthy Avocado Inc. – celebrating 20 years in the FRESH PRODUCE industry WWW.PRODUCEWEB.COM Well-established (1993) importer of Mexican produce, located near San Francisco is...

    from Healthy Avocado, Inc. - 20 days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Berkeley, CA

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Dedicated Division As a Dedicated Team, you will carry freight for one customer, and one customer only. Dedicated Team...

    from C.R. England - 7 days ago
  • Account Executive (Relo) Office in San Mateo

    Fisher Investments - Berkeley, CA

    "***This job sits in our office in San Mateo CA*** Want to work in a sales environment but not have to cold call? Are you targeting finance or financial services for your...

    from Fisher Investments - 6 days ago
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Berkeley, California

Berkeley is a city on the east shore of San Francisco Bay in northern California, in the United States. Its neighbors to the south are the cities of Oakland and Emeryville. To the north is the city of Albany and the unincorporated community of Kensington. The eastern city limits coincide with the county line which generally follows the ridgeline of the Berkeley Hills. Berkeley is located in northern Alameda County. Berkeley is the site of the University of California, Berkeley, the oldest campus of the University of California system, and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Lawrence Hall of Science, Space Sciences Laboratory, and Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, which are on the campus grounds.

Berkeley Careers

Among the most common occupations in Berkeley are Management, professional, and related occupations, 60%; Sales and office occupations, 14%; and Service occupations, 13%. Approximately 61 percent of workers in Berkeley, California work for companies, 20 percent work for the government and 13 percent are self-employed.

Berkeley Industries

The leading industries in Berkeley, California are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 33%; Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 18%; and Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services, 10%. Simply Hired's Berkeley job listings indicate that the following industries in Berkeley are hiring the most workers:

Berkeley Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Berkeley, California is $53,723, and the median income of households in Berkeley was $48,123.

Average Salaries in Berkeley, CA

Berkeley, CA


According to our Berkeley Trends data, the number of Berkeley, California jobs has increased by 12% since September 2013.
Berkeley job trends

Berkeley Employment Statistics

Population of Berkeley
Total population 90,432
Male 49.51%
Female 50.49%
Median age 37.1
Berkeley Housing
Owner-occupied homes 43.3%
Median cost of a home $700,300
Median mortgage payment $2,034
Renter-occupied homes 56.7%
Vacant housing 4.8%
Median monthly rent $1,010
Average Income
Median for all workers $30,614
Median for all male full-time $51,606
Median for all female full-time $55,840
Household Income
Less than $10,000 15%
$10,000 to $14,999 6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$75,000 to $99,999 10%
$100,000 to $149,999 11%
$150,000 to $199,999 6%
$200,000 or more 6%
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3%
High school graduate 8%
Some college, no degree 13%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 32%
Graduate degree 35%
Marital Status
Never married 46%
Currently married 38%
Separated 2%
Widowed 3%
Divorced 10%
White 67%
Black or African American 13%
Asian 15%
Other 6%
Berkeley Commute
Carpool 7.9%
Public transportation 19.6%
Average travel time 28 minutes