Virginia Beach Jobs

  • Truck Driver - Company Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Virginia Beach, VA

    C.R. England is now hiring Regional Truck Drivers. With C.R. England Regional, instead of driving across the nation, you can enjoy the local feel of driving a specific region. As...

    from C.R. England - 1 day ago
  • Area Operations Manager - Overseas Training Program

    Futurestep - Virginia Beach, VA

    Company Profile Our company is a leading grocery retailer with over 10,000 outlets across Europe and is currently expanding our business into the US market. We offer an incredible...

    from Futurestep - 1 day ago
  • Class A CDL Company Drivers

    Carroll Fulmer Logistics - Virginia Beach, VA

    We have been in the transportation business for 60 years and our dedication to our drivers is second to none! Stop getting treated like a number and come join our family! We take...

    from Carroll Fulmer Logistics - 2 days ago
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Virginia Beach, Virginia

Virginia Beach is an independent city located in the South Hampton Roads area in the Commonwealth of Virginia, on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. It is the most populous city in Virginia and the 37th largest city in the United States, with an estimated population of 438,415 in 2005. Virginia Beach is one of Seven Cities of Hampton Roads that are part of the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC MSA, which also includes the independent cities of Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, and Suffolk, as well as other smaller cities, counties and towns of Hampton Roads, known as "America's First Region." Virginia Beach is best known as a resort, with miles of beaches and hundreds of hotels, motels, and restaurants along its oceanfront. It is also home to several state parks, several long protected beach areas, three military bases, a number of large corporations, and two universities. It was the site of the first landing of English colonists...more

Virginia Beach Careers

Among the most common occupations in Virginia Beach are Management, professional, and related occupations, 36%; Sales and office occupations, 27%; and Service occupations, 14%. Approximately 70 percent of workers in Virginia Beach, Virginia work for companies, 21 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Virginia Beach Industries

The leading industries in Virginia Beach, Virginia are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 19%; Retail trade, 12%; and Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 11%. Simply Hired's Virginia Beach job listings indicate that the following industries in Virginia Beach are hiring the most workers:

Virginia Beach Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Virginia Beach, Virginia is $38,307, and the median income of households in Virginia Beach was $58,545.
 

Average Salaries in Virginia Beach, VA

Virginia Beach, VA

$38,000
 

According to our Virginia Beach Trends data, the number of Virginia Beach, Virginia jobs has increased by 165% since September 2013.
Virginia Beach job trends

Virginia Beach Employment Statistics

Population of Virginia Beach
Total population 430,856
Male 49.16%
Female 50.84%
Median age 34.9
  
Virginia Beach Housing
Owner-occupied homes 66.6%
Median cost of a home $231,400
Median mortgage payment $920
Renter-occupied homes 33.4%
Vacant housing 5.9%
Median monthly rent $972
  
Average Income
Median for all workers $31,283
Median for all male full-time $44,293
Median for all female full-time $32,321
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 4%
$10,000 to $14,999 3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 24%
$75,000 to $99,999 15%
$100,000 to $149,999 14%
$150,000 to $199,999 4%
$200,000 or more 3%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 5%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 26%
Associate's degree 9%
Bachelor's degree 21%
Graduate degree 10%
  
Marital Status
Never married 27%
Currently married 56%
Separated 3%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 10%
  
Race
White 73%
Black or African American 20%
Asian 5%
Other 2%
  
Virginia Beach Commute
Carpool 10.1%
Public transportation 0.5%
Average travel time 23 minutes