New Britain Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - New Britain, CT

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers. Have you always wanted to become a truck driver, but dont like the sound of a solo life on the road Try Team Driving Whether you...

    from C.R. England - 8 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - New Britain, 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 - 2 days ago
  • Experienced Class-A CDL Drivers Wanted - 888-489-7910

    Swift Transportation Co - New Britain, CT

    Experienced Drivers Wanted! With Swift, you can grow to be an award-winning CDL Class A truck driver. It's doable! We help you achieve Diamond Driver status with the best truck...

    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 11 days ago
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New Britain, Connecticut

New Britain is a city in Hartford County, Connecticut, 9 miles southwest of Hartford. According to 2006 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city is 71,254. The city's official nickname is the "Hardware City" because of its history as a manufacturing center and as the headquarters of Stanley Works. Because of its large Polish population, the city is sometimes playfully referred to as "New Britski." It is also often referred to as "Hard Hittin' New Britain" - affectionately by its residents who consider it a tough town.

New Britain Careers

Among the most common occupations in New Britain are Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 22%; Sales and office occupations, 21%; and Management, professional, and related occupations, 19%. Approximately 75 percent of workers in New Britain, Connecticut work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

New Britain Industries

The leading industries in New Britain, Connecticut are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 22%; Manufacturing, 17%; and Retail trade, 10%. Simply Hired's New Britain job listings indicate that the following industries in New Britain are hiring the most workers:

New Britain Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in New Britain, Connecticut is $33,826, and the median income of households in New Britain was $39,303.

Average Salaries in New Britain, CT

New Britain, CT


According to our New Britain Trends data, the number of New Britain, Connecticut jobs has increased by 30% since September 2013.
New Britain job trends

New Britain Employment Statistics

Population of New Britain
Total population 70,193
Male 48.39%
Female 51.61%
Median age 34.0
New Britain Housing
Owner-occupied homes 46.5%
Median cost of a home $157,500
Median mortgage payment $864
Renter-occupied homes 53.5%
Vacant housing 10.8%
Median monthly rent $707
Average Income
Median for all workers $24,690
Median for all male full-time $37,152
Median for all female full-time $30,501
Household Income
Less than $10,000 12%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 16%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 19%
$75,000 to $99,999 11%
$100,000 to $149,999 7%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 11%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 13%
High school graduate 34%
Some college, no degree 17%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 12%
Graduate degree 8%
Marital Status
Never married 37%
Currently married 44%
Separated 2%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 11%
White 77%
Black or African American 12%
Asian 3%
Other 8%
New Britain Commute
Carpool 0.0%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 20 minutes