Camden Jobs

  • Uncommon Schools Nurse Position (Camden and Newark

    Uncommon Schools - Camden, NJ

    Uncommon Schools (Uncommon) is a nonprofit organization that starts and manages outstanding urban charter public schools that close the achievement gap and prepare low-income...

    from Uncommon Schools - 2 days ago
  • CDL A Truck Driver/OTR Owner Operators: NEW Rate Increase-$1.00 CPM

    Dart Transit - Camden, NJ

    NEW CONTRACT RATE INCREASE. CDL A Owner Operators Dart Transit Company has raised the contract rate .04 RPM - so you will earn $1.00 RPM on every mile. And, you will get a $3,000...

    from Dart Transit - 2 days ago
  • Class A CDL Company Truck Driver - Regional Lanes

    Knight Transportation - Camden, NJ

    Company Truck Drivers (Regional Dry Van) What’s your why? Choose the Right Path, Your Path You’re connected to other drivers by a common calling for the road. Beyond that, your...

    from Knight Transportation - 3 days ago
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Camden, New Jersey

The City of Camden is the county seat of Camden County, New Jersey in the United States. It is located just across the Delaware River from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. As of the United States 2000 Census, the city had a total population of 79,904. Camden was originally incorporated as a city on February 13, 1828, from portions of the now-defunct Newton Township, while the area was still part of Gloucester County. On March 13, 1844, Camden became part of the newly-formed Camden County.

Camden Careers

Among the most common occupations in Camden are Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations, 0%; Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 0%; and Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations, 0%. Approximately 68 percent of workers in Camden, New Jersey work for companies, 14 percent work for the government and 1 percent are self-employed.

Camden Industries

The leading industries in Camden, New Jersey are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 28%; Manufacturing, 8%; and Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 8%. Simply Hired's Camden job listings indicate that the following industries in Camden are hiring the most workers:

Camden Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Camden, New Jersey is $22,250, and the median income of households in Camden was $18,007.

Average Salaries in Camden, NJ

Camden, NJ


According to our Camden Trends data, the number of Camden, New Jersey jobs has not changed since July 2013.
Camden job trends

Camden Employment Statistics

Population of Camden
Total population 73,305
Male 43.18%
Female 56.82%
Median age 27.4
Camden Housing
Owner-occupied homes 40.6%
Median cost of a home $63,800
Median mortgage payment $401
Renter-occupied homes 59.4%
Vacant housing 13.2%
Median monthly rent $681
Average Income
Median for all workers $14,910
Median for all male full-time $23,470
Median for all female full-time $21,029
Household Income
Less than $10,000 21%
$10,000 to $14,999 19%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 14%
$50,000 to $74,999 11%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 2%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 16%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 27%
High school graduate 33%
Some college, no degree 10%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 6%
Graduate degree 2%
Marital Status
Never married 52%
Currently married 26%
Separated 6%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 10%
White 12%
Black or African American 51%
Asian 2%
Other 35%
Camden Commute
Carpool 21.2%
Public transportation 19.8%
Average travel time 23 minutes