West Paterson Jobs

  • Middle Market Underwriting Manager, Commercial Insurance

    Liberty Mutual Insurance - New York City, NY

    Advance Your Underwriting Career at Liberty Mutual Insurance - A Fortune 100 Company! This leadership opportunity will direct a group of underwriters and assistants in...

    from Liberty Mutual Insurance - 7 hours ago
  • Admissions Director Job

    HCR Manor Care - Mountainside, NJ

    Location: 551 - MCHS-Mountainside, Mountainside, New Jersey Title: Admissions Director Description: HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care,...

    from HCR ManorCare - 6 hours ago
  • Travel Nurse - RN - Pediatric Emergency Room Registered Nurse

    Fastaff - Bronx, NY

    Nurse - ER RN – Pediatric Emergency Room Registered Nurse We are seeking an experienced and self-motivated ER Travel RN Registered Nurse to join our growing team of nursing...

    from Fastaff - 7 hours ago
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West Paterson, New Jersey

West Paterson is a borough in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 10,987. West Paterson was formed as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 25, 1914, from portions of Little Falls Township, based on the results of a referendum held on May 1, 1914.

West Paterson Careers

Among the most common occupations in West Paterson are Management, professional, and related occupations, 38%; Sales and office occupations, 28%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 12%. Approximately 77 percent of workers in West Paterson, New Jersey work for companies, 14 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

West Paterson Industries

The leading industries in West Paterson, New Jersey are Educational, health and social services, 21%; Manufacturing, 14%; and Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 11%. Simply Hired's West Paterson job listings indicate that the following industries in West Paterson are hiring the most workers:

West Paterson Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in West Paterson, New Jersey is $42,102, and the median income of households in West Paterson was $60,273.

Average Salaries in West Paterson, NJ

West Paterson, NJ


According to our West Paterson Trends data, the number of West Paterson, New Jersey jobs has decreased by 98% since October 2013.
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West Paterson Employment Statistics

Population of West Paterson
Total population 10,987
Male 48.13%
Female 51.87%
Median age 38.1
West Paterson Housing
Owner-occupied homes 57.6%
Median cost of a home $195,100
Median mortgage payment $1,150
Renter-occupied homes 42.4%
Vacant housing 2.2%
Median monthly rent $854
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $47,389
Median for all female full-time $36,814
Household Income
Less than $10,000 3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7%
$25,000 to $34,999 11%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 19%
$75,000 to $99,999 19%
$100,000 to $149,999 13%
$150,000 to $199,999 6%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 9%
High school graduate 31%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 17%
Graduate degree 8%
Marital Status
Never married 27%
Currently married 57%
Separated 2%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 8%
White 89%
Black or African American 3%
Asian 4%
Other 3%
West Paterson Commute
Carpool 7.3%
Public transportation 2.7%
Average travel time 24 minutes