West Reading Jobs

  • Stand-Up Forklift Operators

    Staff Management | Smx - Breinigsville, PA

    SMX is currently looking for experienced Stand-Up Forklift Operators at our client's sites in New Smithville & Breinigsville, PA. Our client is one of the largest logistics...

    from Staff Management | SMX - 2 days ago
  • Sr. Mortgage Servicer

    Citadel Credit Union - Exton, PA

    Citadel is a dynamic financial institution offering a full range of consumer banking and loan products, as well as investments and insurance. We are a growth-oriented...

    from Citadel Credit Union - 11 days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Stony Run, PA

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Dedicated Division As a Dedicated Team, you will carry freight for one customer, and one customer only. Dedicated Team...

    from C.R. England - 4 days ago
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West Reading, Pennsylvania

West Reading is a borough in Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 4,049 at the 2000 census. It contains a vibrant main street and the large Reading Hospital.

West Reading Careers

Among the most common occupations in West Reading are Sales and office occupations, 29%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 25%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 21%. Approximately 86 percent of workers in West Reading, Pennsylvania work for companies, 8 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

West Reading Industries

The leading industries in West Reading, Pennsylvania are Educational, health and social services, 23%; Manufacturing, 20%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's West Reading job listings indicate that the following industries in West Reading are hiring the most workers:

West Reading Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in West Reading, Pennsylvania is $28,502, and the median income of households in West Reading was $38,340.

Average Salaries in West Reading, PA

West Reading, PA


According to our West Reading Trends data, the number of West Reading, Pennsylvania jobs has decreased by 64% since September 2013.
West Reading job trends

West Reading Employment Statistics

Population of West Reading
Total population 4,049
Male 45.22%
Female 54.78%
Median age 40.3
West Reading Housing
Owner-occupied homes 59.4%
Median cost of a home $72,700
Median mortgage payment $499
Renter-occupied homes 40.6%
Vacant housing 6.6%
Median monthly rent $600
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,592
Median for all female full-time $25,411
Household Income
Less than $10,000 9%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 12%
$25,000 to $34,999 17%
$35,000 to $49,999 27%
$50,000 to $74,999 19%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 12%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 15%
High school graduate 34%
Some college, no degree 18%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 9%
Graduate degree 5%
Marital Status
Never married 33%
Currently married 44%
Separated 2%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 12%
White 91%
Black or African American 4%
Asian 2%
Other 4%
West Reading Commute
Carpool 15.3%
Public transportation 1.3%
Average travel time 17 minutes