West Palm Beach Jobs

  • Telephone Sales Representative

    National Federation of Independent Business - West Palm Beach, FL

    The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) is currently seeking candidates for a Telephone Sales Representative opening in our Boca Raton office. As a Telephone Sales...

    from National Federation of Independent Business - 3 days ago
  • Truck Driver - Class A CDL Driver 1-855-876-6080 (WEST PALM BEACH)

    Knight Refrigerated - West Palm Beach, FL

    Talk with a recruiter now855-876-6080Class A CDL Company Truck Driver JobsBattling to the death for ModernEquipment is not required hereAt Knight Refrigerated, our Class A CDL...

    from Knight Refrigerated - 2 days ago
  • Talent Manager Relo to Ormond Beach

    Signature Healthcare - West Palm Beach, FL

    Talent Manager (Job-016173) Looking for a little more creativity, challenge, and growth opportunity in your workday? Didn’t think it was possible? Might be time to reconsider. At...

    from Signature HealthCARE LLC - 3 days ago
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West Palm Beach, Florida

West Palm Beach, also known as West Palm, is a city in Palm Beach County, Florida, USA. As of the 2000 census, the incorporated part of the city had a total population of 82,103 but, according to the University of Florida's 2006 estimates, the incorporated city had a population of 107,617. It is the county seat of Palm Beach County , the northernmost county in the South Florida metropolitan area. The West Palm Beach designated market area, which includes all of Palm Beach County as well as nearby Martin, St. Lucie, Okeechobee and Indian River Counties has a total population of 1,771,940. According to the 2006 Morgan Quinto Poll, West Palm Beach is the 14th most dangerous city in the United States.

West Palm Beach Careers

Among the most common occupations in West Palm Beach are Management, professional, and related occupations, 30%; Sales and office occupations, 23%; and Service occupations, 22%. Approximately 71 percent of workers in West Palm Beach, Florida work for companies, 13 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

West Palm Beach Industries

The leading industries in West Palm Beach, Florida are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 17%; Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 14%; and Construction, 12%. Simply Hired's West Palm Beach job listings indicate that the following industries in West Palm Beach are hiring the most workers:

West Palm Beach Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in West Palm Beach, Florida is $31,086, and the median income of households in West Palm Beach was $40,047.
 

Average Salaries in West Palm Beach, FL

West Palm Beach, FL

$31,000
 

According to our West Palm Beach Trends data, the number of West Palm Beach, Florida jobs has decreased by 27% since August 2013.
West Palm Beach job trends

West Palm Beach Employment Statistics

Population of West Palm Beach
Total population 86,804
Male 47.66%
Female 52.34%
Median age 39.6
  
West Palm Beach Housing
Owner-occupied homes 53.6%
Median cost of a home $226,600
Median mortgage payment $798
Renter-occupied homes 46.4%
Vacant housing 18.2%
Median monthly rent $864
  
Average Income
Median for all workers $26,203
Median for all male full-time $30,962
Median for all female full-time $31,210
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 11%
$10,000 to $14,999 7%
$15,000 to $24,999 14%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 18%
$50,000 to $74,999 18%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 4%
$200,000 or more 3%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 8%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 11%
High school graduate 28%
Some college, no degree 18%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 17%
Graduate degree 11%
  
Marital Status
Never married 33%
Currently married 40%
Separated 3%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 15%
  
Race
White 50%
Black or African American 36%
Asian 2%
Other 12%
  
West Palm Beach Commute
Carpool 6.8%
Public transportation 6.8%
Average travel time 26 minutes
  

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