Pittston Jobs

  • M1 Armor Crewman - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Pittston, PA

    For every tank or amphibious unit in the field, there's a team of highly trained professionals ensuring peak performance. And there's no one better than the Army National Guard at...

    from Army National Guard - 1 day ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Drivers Needed! (PITTSTON/pennsylvania)

    Roehl Transport - Pittston, PA

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    from Roehl Transport, Inc - 9 days ago
  • Part Time Class A CDL Truck Driver

    Ryder - Pittston, PA

    Part Time Truck Driving Opportunities Are Now Open at Ryder! Still have your CDL but want to stay close to home? Looking for extra money? At Ryder, you can earn excellent...

    from Ryder - 25 days ago
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Pittston, Pennsylvania

Pittston is a city in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania between Scranton and Wilkes-Barre that gained prominence in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries as an active coal mining city, drawing a large portion of its labor force from European immigrants.

Pittston Careers

Among the most common occupations in Pittston are Sales and office occupations, 31%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 20%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 20%. Approximately 78 percent of workers in Pittston, Pennsylvania work for companies, 13 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Pittston Industries

The leading industries in Pittston, Pennsylvania are Educational, health and social services, 18%; Manufacturing, 16%; and Retail trade, 13%. Simply Hired's Pittston job listings indicate that the following industries in Pittston are hiring the most workers:

Pittston Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Pittston, Pennsylvania is $24,884, and the median income of households in Pittston was $27,103.

Average Salaries in Pittston, PA

Pittston, PA


According to our Pittston Trends data, the number of Pittston, Pennsylvania jobs has increased by 10% since April 2013.
Pittston job trends

Pittston Employment Statistics

Population of Pittston
Total population 8,104
Male 45.80%
Female 54.20%
Median age 40.8
Pittston Housing
Owner-occupied homes 58.8%
Median cost of a home $74,900
Median mortgage payment $497
Renter-occupied homes 41.2%
Vacant housing 9.5%
Median monthly rent $406
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $28,351
Median for all female full-time $21,417
Household Income
Less than $10,000 19%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 17%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 15%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 2%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 8%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 14%
High school graduate 43%
Some college, no degree 18%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 8%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 30%
Currently married 44%
Separated 4%
Widowed 13%
Divorced 11%
White 99%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 0%
Other 0%
Pittston Commute
Carpool 11.0%
Public transportation 1.6%
Average travel time 19 minutes

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