Shelton Jobs

  • Production Technician

    Dark Field Technologies - Orange, CT

    GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY: Production Technician will perform basic electrical wiring and use various types of power tools in the layout, fabricating and assembling of...

    from Dark Field Technologies - 9 hours ago
  • Field Service Technician

    Ptr Baler and Compactor - New Haven, CT

    ~~PTR Baler and Compactor is a world leader in the waste equipment industry. We are a 4th generation family owned company that prides itself on quality. PTR Baler and Compactor...

    from PTR Baler and Compactor - 13 hours ago
  • Keyholder

    Niva Gift Shops - Stamford, CT

    Our Company has been in the Specialty Retail Business for over 20 years. We are looking for "Great Customer Service" Individuals who are confident, reliable and enjoy helping...

    from Niva Gift Shops - 11 hours ago
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Shelton, Connecticut

Shelton is a city in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. Efforts are underway to restore nineteenth century industrial buildings in the downtown area; those that were beyond repair were demolished in the late 1990s and early 2000s and replaced with the Veteran's Memorial, a farmers' market, and a 10-acre park known as the Riverwalk.

Shelton Careers

Among the most common occupations in Shelton are Management, professional, and related occupations, 40%; Sales and office occupations, 26%; and Service occupations, 12%. Approximately 79 percent of workers in Shelton, Connecticut work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Shelton Industries

The leading industries in Shelton, Connecticut are Educational, health and social services, 20%; Manufacturing, 18%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Shelton job listings indicate that the following industries in Shelton are hiring the most workers:

Shelton Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Shelton, Connecticut is $43,512, and the median income of households in Shelton was $67,292.

Average Salaries in Shelton, CT

Shelton, CT


According to our Shelton Trends data, the number of Shelton, Connecticut jobs has decreased by 26% since September 2013.
Shelton job trends

Shelton Employment Statistics

Population of Shelton
Total population 38,101
Male 48.39%
Female 51.61%
Median age 39.8
Shelton Housing
Owner-occupied homes 81.8%
Median cost of a home $217,300
Median mortgage payment $1,030
Renter-occupied homes 18.2%
Vacant housing 3.5%
Median monthly rent $790
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $50,210
Median for all female full-time $36,815
Household Income
Less than $10,000 4%
$10,000 to $14,999 3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7%
$25,000 to $34,999 9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11%
$50,000 to $74,999 23%
$75,000 to $99,999 17%
$100,000 to $149,999 17%
$150,000 to $199,999 5%
$200,000 or more 4%
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8%
High school graduate 29%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 19%
Graduate degree 11%
Marital Status
Never married 23%
Currently married 61%
Separated 0%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 7%
White 96%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 2%
Other 1%
Shelton Commute
Carpool 7.4%
Public transportation 1.5%
Average travel time 25 minutes