Walnut Creek Jobs

  • Mortgage Corporate Trainer

    Endeavor America Loan Services - Walnut Creek, CA

    Corporate Trainer Description: Whether you are talking about great leaders, great movements, great innovators or great organizations, one thing is consistent amongst the great...

    from Endeavor America Loan Services - 11 days ago
  • Nurse

    U.S. Air Force - Walnut Creek, CA

    Nurse U.S. Air Force Position Summary You earned the degree - now get the respect. Nurses are vital to quality patient care, and in the Air Force, they're treated that way. Our...

    from U.S. Air Force - 4 hours ago
  • Medical Records Director Job

    HCR Manor Care - Walnut Creek, CA

    Location: 381 - MCHS - Tice Valley, Walnut Creek, California Title: Medical Records Director Description: HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing...

    from HCR ManorCare - 2 days ago
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Walnut Creek, California

Walnut Creek is a regional business center and suburb several miles east of Oakland in Contra Costa County, California, USA, in the East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 64,296. It serves as the commercial and entertainment hub for the neighboring cities within central Contra Costa County, and is located at the junction of the highways from Sacramento, San Jose and San Francisco/Oakland.

Walnut Creek Careers

Among the most common occupations in Walnut Creek are Management, professional, and related occupations, 54%; Sales and office occupations, 27%; and Service occupations, 9%. Approximately 75 percent of workers in Walnut Creek, California work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 10 percent are self-employed.

Walnut Creek Industries

The leading industries in Walnut Creek, California are Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 19%; Educational, health and social services, 17%; and Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing, 14%. Simply Hired's Walnut Creek job listings indicate that the following industries in Walnut Creek are hiring the most workers:

Walnut Creek Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Walnut Creek, California is $55,851, and the median income of households in Walnut Creek was $63,238.

Average Salaries in Walnut Creek, CA

Walnut Creek, CA


According to our Walnut Creek Trends data, the number of Walnut Creek, California jobs has decreased by 47% since September 2013.
Walnut Creek job trends

Walnut Creek Employment Statistics

Population of Walnut Creek
Total population 64,296
Male 46.17%
Female 53.83%
Median age 45.1
Walnut Creek Housing
Owner-occupied homes 68.3%
Median cost of a home $391,200
Median mortgage payment $1,564
Renter-occupied homes 31.7%
Vacant housing 3.6%
Median monthly rent $1,024
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $66,482
Median for all female full-time $45,220
Household Income
Less than $10,000 4%
$10,000 to $14,999 4%
$15,000 to $24,999 8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 14%
$50,000 to $74,999 20%
$75,000 to $99,999 14%
$100,000 to $149,999 14%
$150,000 to $199,999 7%
$200,000 or more 6%
Less than 9th grade 2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3%
High school graduate 13%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 33%
Graduate degree 21%
Marital Status
Never married 22%
Currently married 55%
Separated 1%
Widowed 11%
Divorced 11%
White 87%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 10%
Other 3%
Walnut Creek Commute
Carpool 7.7%
Public transportation 13.8%
Average travel time 33 minutes