Wading River Jobs

  • Navy Diver

    U.S. Navy - Bridgeport, CT

    Navy Divers perform a variety of salvage diving operations and special diving duties worldwide, whether performing construction and demolition projects, executing search and...

    from U.S. Navy - 21 hours ago
  • Radio and Communications Security Repairer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Ronkonkoma, NY

    Radio and Communications Security Repairers maintain the equipment and systems that ensure Army National Guard Units can communicate over secure channels. Your duties will include...

    from Army National Guard - 1 day ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Wading River, NY

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 3 days ago
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Wading River, New York

Wading River is a hamlet in Suffolk County, New York on the North Shore of Long Island. As of the United States 2000 Census, the CDP population was 6,668. The community of Wading River is on the town line between the Town of Brookhaven and the Town of Riverhead. The name of the hamlet comes from the original Native American name for the area, Pauquaconsuk, meaning "the place where we wade for thick, round-shelled clams". Thankfully, the more simple translation of this descriptive native word, "Wading in the River" or Wading River was adopted by the first settlers.

Wading River Careers

Among the most common occupations in Wading River are Management, professional, and related occupations, 43%; Sales and office occupations, 23%; and Service occupations, 15%. Approximately 68 percent of workers in Wading River, New York work for companies, 23 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Wading River Industries

The leading industries in Wading River, New York are Educational, health and social services, 27%; Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 12%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Wading River job listings indicate that the following industries in Wading River are hiring the most workers:

Wading River Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Wading River, New York is $46,404, and the median income of households in Wading River was $63,938.

Average Salaries in Wading River, NY

Wading River, NY


According to our Wading River Trends data, the number of Wading River, New York jobs has decreased by 11% since September 2013.
Wading River job trends

Wading River Employment Statistics

Population of Wading River
Total population 6,668
Male 50.03%
Female 49.97%
Median age 37.9
Wading River Housing
Owner-occupied homes 90.2%
Median cost of a home $197,500
Median mortgage payment $1,212
Renter-occupied homes 9.8%
Vacant housing 12.6%
Median monthly rent $1,058
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $58,214
Median for all female full-time $34,594
Household Income
Less than $10,000 5%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 8%
$25,000 to $34,999 6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13%
$50,000 to $74,999 22%
$75,000 to $99,999 16%
$100,000 to $149,999 17%
$150,000 to $199,999 7%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 6%
High school graduate 24%
Some college, no degree 24%
Associate's degree 11%
Bachelor's degree 17%
Graduate degree 16%
Marital Status
Never married 20%
Currently married 66%
Separated 2%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 8%
White 96%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Wading River Commute
Carpool 7.7%
Public transportation 1.6%
Average travel time 31 minutes

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