Brooklyn Jobs

  • Moonlighting Emergency Medicine Physician (Adult)

    Physician Affiliate Group of New York - Brooklyn, NY

    Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) is comprised of over 2,000 physicians and healthcare professionals who provide services to NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation...

    from Physician Affiliate Group of New York - 8 hours ago
  • Experienced Production Cook

    Pomegranate Supermarket - Brooklyn, NY

    WHO WE ARE: Pomegranate, based in Midwood, Brooklyn, is dedicated to transforming the way our community shops because food plays such an integral role in our lives. We strive to...

    from Pomegranate Supermarket - 2 days ago
  • Advertising Sales Consultant (oC6hZfwI)

    ShopperLocal - Brooklyn, NY

    Always dreamed of the 6-figure lifestyle but seem stuck in a dead end job making peanuts? Do you feel like the right opportunity could be the difference between living the life...

    from ShopperLocal - 4 days ago
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Brooklyn, New York

Brooklyn is one of the five boroughs of New York City. An independent city until its consolidation into New York in 1898, Brooklyn is New York City's most populous borough, with nearly 2.5 million residents. Brooklyn is coterminous with Kings County, which is the most populous county in New York State, and the second most densely populated county in the United States ). Though a part of New York City, Brooklyn maintains a distinct character of its own. Brooklyn is characterized by cultural diversity, an independent art scene, distinct neighborhoods, and a unique architectural heritage.

Brooklyn Economy

Brooklyn's job market is driven by three main factors: the performance of the national/city economy, population flows, and the borough's position as a convenient back office for New York's businesses. Forty-four percent of Brooklyn's employed population, or 410,000 people, work in the borough; more than half of the borough's residents work outside its boundaries. As a result, economic conditions in Manhattan are important to the borough's jobseekers. Strong international immigration to Brooklyn generates jobs in services, retailing and construction. In recent years Brooklyn has benefited from a steady influx of financial back office operations from Manhattan, the rapid growth of a high-tech/entertainment economy in DUMBO, and strong growth in support services such as accounting, personal supply agencies and computer services firms. Jobs in the borough have traditionally been concentrated in manufacturing, but since 1975, Brooklyn has shifted from a manufacturing-based economy to a...more

According to our Brooklyn Trends data, the number of Brooklyn, New York jobs has decreased by 17% since July 2013.
Brooklyn job trends