Norwalk Jobs

  • Ohio Regional OTR CDL-A Truck Driver

    Transport America - Norwalk, CT

    REGIONAL OTR DRIVING OPPORTUNITIES WITH TRANSPORT AMERICA IN OHIOOffering excellent home time plus steady miles!Transport America’s Ohio regional runs feature weekly home time and...

    from Transport America - 7 days ago
  • Class A CDL Company Truck Driver - Regional Lanes

    Knight Transportation - Norwalk, CT

    Company Truck Drivers (Regional Dry Van) What’s your why? Choose the Right Path, Your Path You’re connected to other drivers by a common calling for the road. Beyond that, your...

    from Knight Transportation - 2 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Norwalk, 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 - 8 days ago
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Norwalk, Connecticut

Norwalk is a city in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. According to 2006 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city is 84,437 making it the sixth largest city in Connecticut. The city is part of the New York metropolitan area. The name “Norwalk� itself comes from the Algonquin word “noyank� meaning “point of land�, or its Native American name, “Naramauke� , a Native American chief. The farming of oysters has long been important to Norwalk, which was once nicknamed "Oyster Town." Norwalk is Connecticut's largest oyster producer and home to the nation's largest oyster company, Tallmadge Brothers. Each September, Norwalk holds its annual Oyster Festival. The festival is similar to many state fairs. Residents of Norwalk are referred to as "Norwalkers". They are served by Norwalk Hospital.

Norwalk Careers

Among the most common occupations in Norwalk are Management, professional, and related occupations, 37%; Sales and office occupations, 22%; and Service occupations, 17%. Approximately 75 percent of workers in Norwalk, Connecticut work for companies, 7 percent work for the government and 10 percent are self-employed.

Norwalk Industries

The leading industries in Norwalk, Connecticut are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 18%; Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 14%; and Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing, 13%. Simply Hired's Norwalk job listings indicate that the following industries in Norwalk are hiring the most workers:

Norwalk Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Norwalk, Connecticut is $44,970, and the median income of households in Norwalk was $65,741.
 

Average Salaries in Norwalk, CT

Norwalk, CT

$45,000
 

According to our Norwalk Trends data, the number of Norwalk, Connecticut jobs has decreased by 19% since September 2013.
Norwalk job trends

Norwalk Employment Statistics

Population of Norwalk
Total population 86,354
Male 52.00%
Female 48.00%
Median age 36.2
  
Norwalk Housing
Owner-occupied homes 71.3%
Median cost of a home $456,000
Median mortgage payment $1,438
Renter-occupied homes 28.7%
Vacant housing 4.9%
Median monthly rent $1,118
  
Average Income
Median for all workers $33,511
Median for all male full-time $46,595
Median for all female full-time $43,346
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4%
$15,000 to $24,999 6%
$25,000 to $34,999 6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13%
$50,000 to $74,999 20%
$75,000 to $99,999 16%
$100,000 to $149,999 13%
$150,000 to $199,999 6%
$200,000 or more 8%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10%
High school graduate 29%
Some college, no degree 12%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 20%
Graduate degree 16%
  
Marital Status
Never married 33%
Currently married 50%
Separated 1%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 11%
  
Race
White 75%
Black or African American 14%
Asian 2%
Other 9%
  
Norwalk Commute
Carpool 4.5%
Public transportation 11.8%
Average travel time 24 minutes