Newton Jobs

  • Director of Admissions

    Massbay Community College - Newton, MA

    Position Title: Director of Admissions Department: Office of Admissions Reports to: Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Services, or designee Date: September 30,...

    from MassBay Community College - 20 days ago
  • Class A CDL Regional and OTR Company Truck Driver

    Marten Transport - Newton, MA

    Marten Transport is now hiring experienced Regional and OTR Class-A CDL drivers! Marten Transport values your driving skills and TIME! How can you be sure? Marten is now offering...

    from Marten Transport - 28 days ago
  • Now Hiring! Satellite TV Technician/Installer (Entry Level)

    Dish Network - Newton, MA

    SATELLITE TV TECHNICIANS/ INSTALLERS. As a Satellite TV Technician / Installer at DISH, you'll find more opportunities and career potential than anywhere else. Our Fortune 200...

    from Dish Network - 2 days ago
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Newton, Massachusetts

Newton is a suburban city in Middlesex County, Massachusetts west of Boston. According to the 2000 census, the population of the city was 83,829. Newton does not have a single town center, but is rather a patchwork of 13 "villages", many boasting small "downtown" areas of their own. The 13 villages are: Auburndale, Chestnut Hill, Newton Centre, Newton Corner, Newton Highlands, Newton Lower Falls, Newton Upper Falls , Newtonville, Nonantum , Oak Hill, Thompsonville, Waban, and West Newton. Although most of the villages have a post office, they have no legal definition and no firmly defined borders. See The Thirteen Villages of Newton.

Newton Careers

Among the most common occupations in Newton are Management, professional, and related occupations, 64%; Sales and office occupations, 16%; and Service occupations, 7%. Approximately 77 percent of workers in Newton, Massachusetts work for companies, 10 percent work for the government and 10 percent are self-employed.

Newton Industries

The leading industries in Newton, Massachusetts are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 34%; Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 16%; and Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing, 12%. Simply Hired's Newton job listings indicate that the following industries in Newton are hiring the most workers:

Newton Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Newton, Massachusetts is $78,184, and the median income of households in Newton was $91,746.

Average Salaries in Newton, MA

Newton, MA


According to our Newton Trends data, the number of Newton, Massachusetts jobs has not changed since October 2013.
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Newton Employment Statistics

Population of Newton
Total population 82,383
Male 48.46%
Female 51.54%
Median age 40.7
Newton Housing
Owner-occupied homes 68.3%
Median cost of a home $680,700
Median mortgage payment $1,887
Renter-occupied homes 31.7%
Vacant housing 1.8%
Median monthly rent $1,258
Average Income
Median for all workers $56,500
Median for all male full-time $88,687
Median for all female full-time $67,681
Household Income
Less than $10,000 8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3%
$15,000 to $24,999 3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4%
$35,000 to $49,999 6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15%
$75,000 to $99,999 15%
$100,000 to $149,999 18%
$150,000 to $199,999 12%
$200,000 or more 16%
Less than 9th grade 1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2%
High school graduate 12%
Some college, no degree 6%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 31%
Graduate degree 43%
Marital Status
Never married 28%
Currently married 58%
Separated 1%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 6%
White 89%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 9%
Other 1%
Newton Commute
Carpool 7.1%
Public transportation 9.8%
Average travel time 27 minutes