Linden Jobs

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    Main Street Hub - Linden, NJ

    Who we are: Main Street Hub is the largest “do-it-for-you” marketing platform for great local businesses. As one of the fastest growing companies in New York, we’re focused on...

    from Main Street Hub - 20 hours ago
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    CRST Van Expedited - Linden, NJ

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    from CRST Van Expedited - 10 hours ago
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    USA Truck - Linden, NJ

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Linden, New Jersey

Linden is a city in southeastern Union County, New Jersey, United States. It is part of the New York Metropolitan Area, being about 13 miles southwest of Manhattan, and bordering Staten Island, a borough of New York City. Linden was originally formed as a township on March 4, 1861, from portions of Elizabeth, Rahway and Union Township. Portions of the township were taken to form Cranford , Linden Borough and Roselle . Linden was incorporated as a city by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on January 1, 1925, replacing both Linden Township and Linden Borough , based on the results of a referendum held on November 8, 1923.

Linden Careers

Among the most common occupations in Linden are Sales and office occupations, 31%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 22%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 19%. Approximately 78 percent of workers in Linden, New Jersey work for companies, 13 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Linden Industries

The leading industries in Linden, New Jersey are Manufacturing, 19%; Educational, health and social services, 15%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Linden job listings indicate that the following industries in Linden are hiring the most workers:

Linden Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Linden, New Jersey is $34,926, and the median income of households in Linden was $46,345.

Average Salaries in Linden, NJ

Linden, NJ


According to our Linden Trends data, the number of Linden, New Jersey jobs has decreased by 8% since April 2013.
Linden job trends

Linden Employment Statistics

Population of Linden
Total population 39,394
Male 47.48%
Female 52.52%
Median age 38.0
Linden Housing
Owner-occupied homes 58.7%
Median cost of a home $148,800
Median mortgage payment $895
Renter-occupied homes 41.3%
Vacant housing 3.3%
Median monthly rent $795
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $39,457
Median for all female full-time $30,395
Household Income
Less than $10,000 7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 11%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 22%
$75,000 to $99,999 13%
$100,000 to $149,999 9%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 13%
High school graduate 41%
Some college, no degree 18%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 10%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 30%
Currently married 51%
Separated 2%
Widowed 10%
Divorced 8%
White 69%
Black or African American 24%
Asian 2%
Other 5%
Linden Commute
Carpool 11.7%
Public transportation 7.1%
Average travel time 26 minutes