Rockaway Jobs

  • Dedicated Run - $1500 Sign On Bonus - Class A CDL Truck Driver

    Watkins Shepard Trucking - Rockaway, NJ

    Dedicated NJ to NC and back We offer our Teams: Pay depending on your experience Drop and hook Up to $.09/mile monthly productivity/safety and fuel bonuses $1500 Sign On Bonus...

    from Watkins Shepard Trucking - 2 days ago
  • Team Truck Drivers

    Barr-nunn Transportation - Rockaway, NJ

    At Barr-Nunn Transportation we pay what we say. We’ve earned a solid reputation over the years for being responsive to the needs of our people and leading the way to success. We...

    from Barr-Nunn Transportation - 2 days ago
  • Seasonal Team Member

    Target Brands - Rockaway, NJ

    Description: An inclusive, energetic culture. Incredible opportunity. A community-focused company. And one of the most powerful brands in the world. You can expect a lot from a...

    from Target Brands, Inc - 2 days ago
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Rockaway, New Jersey

:see also: Rockaway Township, New Jersey Rockaway is a borough in Morris County, New Jersey, USA. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 6,473. Rockaway was formed as a borough on June 19, 1894, from portions of Rockaway Township, based on the results of a referendum held the previous day.

Rockaway Careers

Among the most common occupations in Rockaway are Management, professional, and related occupations, 34%; Sales and office occupations, 31%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 12%. Approximately 83 percent of workers in Rockaway, New Jersey work for companies, 8 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Rockaway Industries

The leading industries in Rockaway, New Jersey are Manufacturing, 20%; Educational, health and social services, 17%; and Retail trade, 13%. Simply Hired's Rockaway job listings indicate that the following industries in Rockaway are hiring the most workers:

Rockaway Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Rockaway, New Jersey is $40,314, and the median income of households in Rockaway was $61,002.

Average Salaries in Rockaway, NJ

Rockaway, NJ


According to our Rockaway Trends data, the number of Rockaway, New Jersey jobs has decreased by 41% since October 2013.
Rockaway job trends

Rockaway Employment Statistics

Population of Rockaway
Total population 6,473
Male 48.63%
Female 51.37%
Median age 37.8
Rockaway Housing
Owner-occupied homes 68.7%
Median cost of a home $187,200
Median mortgage payment $1,044
Renter-occupied homes 31.3%
Vacant housing 1.8%
Median monthly rent $875
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $44,673
Median for all female full-time $35,956
Household Income
Less than $10,000 5%
$10,000 to $14,999 2%
$15,000 to $24,999 10%
$25,000 to $34,999 7%
$35,000 to $49,999 14%
$50,000 to $74,999 27%
$75,000 to $99,999 15%
$100,000 to $149,999 14%
$150,000 to $199,999 4%
$200,000 or more 3%
Less than 9th grade 3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 7%
High school graduate 34%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 21%
Graduate degree 8%
Marital Status
Never married 26%
Currently married 56%
Separated 2%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 9%
White 89%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 6%
Other 3%
Rockaway Commute
Carpool 9.9%
Public transportation 1.1%
Average travel time 27 minutes