Rockaway Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Rockaway, NJ

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers. Have you always wanted to become a truck driver, but dont like the sound of a solo life on the road Try Team Driving Whether you...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Sales Agent (Insurance / Business)

    Farmer's Insurance - Rockaway, 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 - 5 days ago
  • Police Officer - Law Enforcement

    NYPD - Rockaway, NJ

    Police Officers TAKE THE EXAM THIS MONTH! The NYPD Police Officer Exam is offered this month, 6 days a week (Mon " Sat) at one of the NYC Testing Centers located in Downtown...

    from NYPD - 20 hours 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 August 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