Niagara Falls Jobs

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

    C.R. England - Niagara Falls, NY

    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 - 30+ days ago
  • Paralegal Specialist - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Niagara Falls, NY

    As an Army National Guard Paralegal Specialist, you will play a key role in the Army’s judicial system. You will assist judges, Army lawyers, and unit commanders with legal...

    from Army National Guard - 7 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Niagara Falls, NY

    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 - 1 day ago
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Niagara Falls, New York

Niagara Falls is a city in Niagara County, New York, United States. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 55,593. It is across the Niagara River from Niagara Falls, Ontario, both named after the famed Niagara Falls which they share. It has been considered part of the Buffalo, New York metropolitan area.

Niagara Falls Economy

The economy for the city was originally based around the Falls itself, or at least the power generated by the massive waterfall. This cheap and abundant source of power was the driving force behind the rapid rise of area industry. Around the turn of the 19th century, thousands of immigrants from predominantly European nations such as Italy and Poland came to the area to work the chemical, steel, and manufacturing plants owned by companies such as DOW Chemical or Occidental. The city's importance declined in the later half of the 20th century for several reasons, perhaps the most devastating being corrupt government, high wages for blue collar workers in comparison to other areas of the country, strength of unions, and high taxes. Goods which had previously been cheap to produce in Niagara Falls could now be produced far cheaper elsewhere. Another major toll was suburban migration, a national trend at the time. The city, which once boasted well over 100,000 people at its peak, has...more

Niagara Falls Careers

Among the most common occupations in Niagara Falls are Sales and office occupations, 26%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 22%; and Service occupations, 18%. Approximately 74 percent of workers in Niagara Falls, New York work for companies, 12 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Niagara Falls Industries

The leading industries in Niagara Falls, New York are Educational, health and social services, 19%; Manufacturing, 17%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Niagara Falls job listings indicate that the following industries in Niagara Falls are hiring the most workers:

Niagara Falls Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Niagara Falls, New York is $26,898, and the median income of households in Niagara Falls was $26,800.
 

Average Salaries in Niagara Falls, NY

Niagara Falls, NY

$27,000
 

According to our Niagara Falls Trends data, the number of Niagara Falls, New York jobs has decreased by 12% since July 2013.
Niagara Falls job trends

Niagara Falls Employment Statistics

Population of Niagara Falls
Total population 55,593
Male 46.77%
Female 53.23%
Median age 38.0
  
Niagara Falls Housing
Owner-occupied homes 57.6%
Median cost of a home $60,800
Median mortgage payment $487
Renter-occupied homes 42.4%
Vacant housing 13.4%
Median monthly rent $436
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,672
Median for all female full-time $22,124
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 18%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 19%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$35,000 to $49,999 14%
$50,000 to $74,999 14%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 0%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 6%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 17%
High school graduate 38%
Some college, no degree 18%
Associate's degree 9%
Bachelor's degree 8%
Graduate degree 5%
  
Marital Status
Never married 32%
Currently married 44%
Separated 3%
Widowed 10%
Divorced 11%
  
Race
White 78%
Black or African American 19%
Asian 1%
Other 2%
  
Niagara Falls Commute
Carpool 10.4%
Public transportation 3.1%
Average travel time 17 minutes