Oakland Jobs

  • Regional / OTR Class A CDL Truck Driver

    Marten Transport - Oakland, NJ

    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 - 9 days ago
  • Insurance Sales (Finance/Business)

    Farmer's Insurance - Oakland, NJ

    Farmers Group, Inc. was founded in 1928, and has since grown to be the country’s third-largest home and auto carrier as well as the top special product carrier in the U.S. We are...

    from Farmer's Insurance - 7 days ago
  • Advertising Sales Consultant (oc5hZfwh)

    ShopperLocal - Oakland, NJ

    Always dreamed of the 6-figure lifestyle but seem stuck in a dead end job making peanuts? Do you feel like the right opportunity could be the difference between living the life...

    from ShopperLocal - 3 days ago
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Oakland, New Jersey

: Oakland is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 12,466. Oakland was incorporated as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 8, 1902, from portions of Franklin Township.

Oakland Careers

Among the most common occupations in Oakland are Management, professional, and related occupations, 46%; Sales and office occupations, 29%; and Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations, 8%. Approximately 80 percent of workers in Oakland, New Jersey work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Oakland Industries

The leading industries in Oakland, New Jersey are Educational, health and social services, 19%; Retail trade, 13%; and Manufacturing, 11%. Simply Hired's Oakland job listings indicate that the following industries in Oakland are hiring the most workers:

Oakland Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Oakland, New Jersey is $51,714, and the median income of households in Oakland was $86,629.

Average Salaries in Oakland, NJ

Oakland, NJ


According to our Oakland Trends data, the number of Oakland, New Jersey jobs has decreased by 23% since July 2013.
Oakland job trends

Oakland Employment Statistics

Population of Oakland
Total population 12,466
Male 48.85%
Female 51.15%
Median age 38.9
Oakland Housing
Owner-occupied homes 93.2%
Median cost of a home $245,300
Median mortgage payment $1,245
Renter-occupied homes 6.8%
Vacant housing 2.1%
Median monthly rent $1,173
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $62,336
Median for all female full-time $41,092
Household Income
Less than $10,000 1%
$10,000 to $14,999 1%
$15,000 to $24,999 4%
$25,000 to $34,999 5%
$35,000 to $49,999 10%
$50,000 to $74,999 19%
$75,000 to $99,999 20%
$100,000 to $149,999 24%
$150,000 to $199,999 9%
$200,000 or more 8%
Less than 9th grade 3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 5%
High school graduate 25%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 27%
Graduate degree 15%
Marital Status
Never married 18%
Currently married 69%
Separated 1%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 6%
White 96%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 3%
Other 1%
Oakland Commute
Carpool 6.4%
Public transportation 4.3%
Average travel time 31 minutes