Kirkland Jobs

  • New CDL Class-A Driver Classes Starting Weekly - 866-764-1405

    Swift Transportation Co - Kirkland, WA

    Now Hiring Student Drivers New CDL Class A Driver Classes Starting Weekly. Earn Your CDL Class A License and Get On The Road to a Successful Truck Driving Career! Jumpstart your...

    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 22 days ago
  • Nurse

    U.S. Air Force - Kirkland, WA

    Nurse U.S. Air Force Position Summary You earned the degree - now get the respect. Nurses are vital to quality patient care, and in the Air Force, they're treated that way. Our...

    from U.S. Air Force - 16 hours ago
  • Flatbed Owner Operator Truck Drivers 1-866-538-3896

    CRST Malone - Kirkland, WA

    Flatbed Owner Operators... DON’T JUST DRIVE, BELONG! $248,446Top Income Call a recruiter today and learn more about how we take care of our people. $2000 Sign-On...

    from CRST Malone - 15 days ago
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Kirkland, Washington

Kirkland is a city in King County, Washington, United States. It is a suburb of Seattle located on the Eastside . As of April 1, 2005, the city had an estimated population of 45,740, making Kirkland the eighth largest city in King County and the eighteenth largest city in the State. Notable features of the city include its downtown, located on the lakefront , with many restaurants and art galleries and a 400 seat performing arts center; numerous public parks, including a number of beaches; and a large collection of public art, primarily bronze sculptures. Kirkland is the home of the Seattle Seahawks training facility. Warehouse chain Costco previously had its headquarters in Kirkland , hence the "Kirkland Signature" store brand. Several prominent companies like Bungie Studios have headquarters in Kirkland; see List of companies based in Kirkland, Washington. Kirkland had its moment in the limelight when the 1982 Kirkland National Little League team won the Little League World...more

Kirkland Careers

Among the most common occupations in Kirkland are Management, professional, and related occupations, 48%; Sales and office occupations, 27%; and Service occupations, 10%. Approximately 81 percent of workers in Kirkland, Washington work for companies, 9 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Kirkland Industries

The leading industries in Kirkland, Washington are Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 16%; Educational, health and social services, 14%; and Retail trade, 13%. Simply Hired's Kirkland job listings indicate that the following industries in Kirkland are hiring the most workers:

Kirkland Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Kirkland, Washington is $45,214, and the median income of households in Kirkland was $60,332.

Average Salaries in Kirkland, WA

Kirkland, WA


According to our Kirkland Trends data, the number of Kirkland, Washington jobs has decreased by 17% since September 2013.
Kirkland job trends

Kirkland Employment Statistics

Population of Kirkland
Total population 45,054
Male 48.65%
Female 51.35%
Median age 36.1
Kirkland Housing
Owner-occupied homes 57.0%
Median cost of a home $283,100
Median mortgage payment $1,182
Renter-occupied homes 43.0%
Vacant housing 5.0%
Median monthly rent $972
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $50,691
Median for all female full-time $39,737
Household Income
Less than $10,000 5%
$10,000 to $14,999 3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6%
$25,000 to $34,999 9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 23%
$75,000 to $99,999 16%
$100,000 to $149,999 13%
$150,000 to $199,999 4%
$200,000 or more 5%
Less than 9th grade 1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 4%
High school graduate 16%
Some college, no degree 25%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 33%
Graduate degree 14%
Marital Status
Never married 31%
Currently married 48%
Separated 2%
Widowed 4%
Divorced 15%
White 88%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 8%
Other 2%
Kirkland Commute
Carpool 9.8%
Public transportation 5.5%
Average travel time 22 minutes