Kearny Jobs

  • Sales Agent (Insurance / Business)

    Farmer's Insurance - Kearny, 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 - 10 days ago
  • Account Executive - Financial Sales - Teaneck

    David Lerner - Kearny, NJ

    David Lerner is hiring Account Executives for Financial Sales! COME TO OUR CAREER SEMINAR!! Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 6:00pm Teaneck Branch Office Atrium at Glenpointe, 400...

    from David Lerner - 10 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Kearny, NJ

    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
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Kearny, New Jersey

Kearny is a town in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States. It was named after Civil War general Philip Kearny. As of the United States 2000 Census, the town population was 40,513. Kearny was originally formed as a township by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 8, 1867, from portions of Harrison Township. Portions of the township were taken on July 3, 1895, to form East Newark. Kearny was incorporated as a town on January 19, 1899, based on the results of a referendum held two days earlier. The town has been used for location filming of the HBO series The Sopranos.

Kearny Careers

Among the most common occupations in Kearny are Sales and office occupations, 28%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 25%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 16%. Approximately 78 percent of workers in Kearny, New Jersey work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Kearny Industries

The leading industries in Kearny, New Jersey are Educational, health and social services, 15%; Manufacturing, 13%; and Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 10%. Simply Hired's Kearny job listings indicate that the following industries in Kearny are hiring the most workers:

Kearny Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Kearny, New Jersey is $34,646, and the median income of households in Kearny was $47,757.

Average Salaries in Kearny, NJ

Kearny, NJ


According to our Kearny Trends data, the number of Kearny, New Jersey jobs has increased by 3% since September 2013.
Kearny job trends

Kearny Employment Statistics

Population of Kearny
Total population 40,513
Male 51.59%
Female 48.41%
Median age 34.7
Kearny Housing
Owner-occupied homes 48.0%
Median cost of a home $158,200
Median mortgage payment $899
Renter-occupied homes 52.0%
Vacant housing 2.4%
Median monthly rent $769
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $38,672
Median for all female full-time $30,620
Household Income
Less than $10,000 7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 10%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$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 3%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 13%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 35%
Some college, no degree 15%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 7%
Marital Status
Never married 33%
Currently married 51%
Separated 2%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 7%
White 79%
Black or African American 4%
Asian 6%
Other 11%
Kearny Commute
Carpool 12.7%
Public transportation 14.0%
Average travel time 31 minutes