Groton Jobs

  • Sales Agent (Insurance / Business)

    Farmer's Insurance - Groton, CT

    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 - 8 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Groton, CT

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 7 days ago
  • Truck Drivers - Experienced Class-A CDL

    Barr-nunn Transportation - Groton, CT

    At Barr-Nunn Transportation we pay what we say. All company truck drivers enjoy Practical miles paid, $.02/mi 401k Contribution from Day 1, Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurance,...

    from Barr-Nunn Transportation - 2 days ago
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Groton, Connecticut

Groton is a town located on the Thames River in New London County, Connecticut. The population was 39,907 at the 2000 census. Groton is the home of the Electric Boat Corporation, which is the major contractor for submarine work for the United States Navy, and the Navy's SUBASE New London. The pharmaceutical company Pfizer is also a major employer. The Avery Point section of Groton is home to a regional campus of the University of Connecticut.

Groton Careers

Among the most common occupations in Groton are Management, professional, and related occupations, 29%; Sales and office occupations, 25%; and Service occupations, 22%. Approximately 79 percent of workers in Groton, Connecticut work for companies, 12 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Groton Industries

The leading industries in Groton, Connecticut are Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 21%; Manufacturing, 20%; and Educational, health and social services, 13%. Simply Hired's Groton job listings indicate that the following industries in Groton are hiring the most workers:

Groton Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Groton, Connecticut is $30,493, and the median income of households in Groton was $40,515.

Average Salaries in Groton, CT

Groton, CT


According to our Groton Trends data, the number of Groton, Connecticut jobs has increased by 79% since October 2013.
Groton job trends

Groton Employment Statistics

Population of Groton
Total population 10,010
Male 52.62%
Female 47.38%
Median age 31.6
Groton Housing
Owner-occupied homes 39.9%
Median cost of a home $124,300
Median mortgage payment $723
Renter-occupied homes 60.1%
Vacant housing 7.4%
Median monthly rent $620
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $32,476
Median for all female full-time $28,510
Household Income
Less than $10,000 7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7%
$15,000 to $24,999 10%
$25,000 to $34,999 18%
$35,000 to $49,999 19%
$50,000 to $74,999 22%
$75,000 to $99,999 9%
$100,000 to $149,999 7%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8%
High school graduate 37%
Some college, no degree 27%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 12%
Graduate degree 7%
Marital Status
Never married 36%
Currently married 42%
Separated 3%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 14%
White 82%
Black or African American 11%
Asian 4%
Other 4%
Groton Commute
Carpool 12.1%
Public transportation 2.8%
Average travel time 18 minutes