Carteret Jobs

  • Ohio Regional OTR CDL-A Truck Driver

    Transport America - Carteret, NJ

    REGIONAL OTR DRIVING OPPORTUNITIES WITH TRANSPORT AMERICA IN OHIOOffering excellent home time plus steady miles!Transport America’s Ohio regional runs feature weekly home time and...

    from Transport America - 9 days ago
  • Sales Agent (Insurance / Business)

    Farmer's Insurance - Carteret, NJ

    Farmers Group, Inc. was founded in 1928, and has since grown to be the country’s third-largest home and auto carrier as well as the top special product carrier in the U.S. We are...

    from Farmer's Insurance - 11 days ago
  • Hiring Experienced CDL-A Truck Drivers

    Navajo Express - Carteret, NJ

    Description: Navajo Express is hiring experienced CDL-A truck drivers for various positions throughout the country. We currently have openings for Dedicated, Regional and OTR...

    from Navajo Express - 13 days ago
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Carteret, New Jersey

Carteret is a borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 20,709. What is now Carteret was originally created as the borough of Roosevelt on April 11, 1906, from portions of Woodbridge Township, based on the results of a referendum approved on May 22, 1906.The name was changed to Carteret as of November 7, 1922. The borough was also called Carteret during the period from December 19, 1921, to January 16, 1922.

Carteret Careers

Among the most common occupations in Carteret are Sales and office occupations, 30%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 20%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 19%. Approximately 77 percent of workers in Carteret, New Jersey work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Carteret Industries

The leading industries in Carteret, New Jersey are Manufacturing, 13%; Educational, health and social services, 13%; and Transportation and warehousing, and utilities, 12%. Simply Hired's Carteret job listings indicate that the following industries in Carteret are hiring the most workers:

Carteret Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Carteret, New Jersey is $34,152, and the median income of households in Carteret was $47,148.

Average Salaries in Carteret, NJ

Carteret, NJ


According to our Carteret Trends data, the number of Carteret, New Jersey jobs has increased by 16% since September 2013.
Carteret job trends

Carteret Employment Statistics

Population of Carteret
Total population 20,709
Male 48.53%
Female 51.47%
Median age 37.0
Carteret Housing
Owner-occupied homes 68.3%
Median cost of a home $135,500
Median mortgage payment $877
Renter-occupied homes 31.7%
Vacant housing 3.8%
Median monthly rent $741
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $40,172
Median for all female full-time $28,132
Household Income
Less than $10,000 9%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 11%
$25,000 to $34,999 11%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 21%
$75,000 to $99,999 14%
$100,000 to $149,999 9%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 41%
Some college, no degree 16%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 9%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 28%
Currently married 52%
Separated 3%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 8%
White 72%
Black or African American 10%
Asian 9%
Other 10%
Carteret Commute
Carpool 15.1%
Public transportation 6.3%
Average travel time 28 minutes