Norwalk Jobs

  • Physician Assistant - Emergency Medicine (Night Shift)

    Western Connecticut Health Network - Norwalk, CT

    Job Details: Physician Assistant - Emergency Medicine (Night Shift) Emergency Physicians Assistants (EPA) function under the administrative supervision of the Chairman of the...

    from Western Connecticut Health Network - 3 days ago
  • Massage Therapist

    Kure Spa - Norwalk, CT

    Opening Soon! New unique "Vitality Spa" opening in Norwalk on the Wilton line (minutes off the merritt parkway) We are seeking to hire 4 licensed massage therapists. Applicants...

    from Kure Spa - 15 days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver Trainer - Great Pay & Full Benefits Package!

    C.R. England - Norwalk, CT

    C.R. England is now hiring CDL Truck Driver Trainers. Increase your miles and your money by becoming a Trainer C.R. England is the largest refrigerated transportation company in...

    from C.R. England - 13 hours 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


According to our Norwalk Trends data, the number of Norwalk, Connecticut jobs has decreased by 19% since October 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%
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%
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