Westfield Jobs

  • Sales Agent (Insurance / Business)

    Farmer's Insurance - Westfield, NJ

    Farmers Group, Inc. was founded in 1928, and has since grown to be the country’s third-largest home and auto carrier as well as the top special product carrier in the U.S. We are...

    from Farmer's Insurance - 4 days ago
  • Account Executive - Financial Sales - Teaneck

    David Lerner - Westfield, NJ

    David Lerner is hiring Account Executives for Financial Sales! COME TO OUR CAREER SEMINAR!! Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 6:00pm Teaneck Branch Office Atrium at Glenpointe, 400...

    from David Lerner - 4 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Westfield, NJ

    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 - 2 days ago
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Westfield, New Jersey

Westfield is a town in Union County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the town population was 29,644. The area was settled in the late 17th century as part of the Elizabethtown Tract. Westfield was originally formed as a township on January 27, 1794, from portions of Elizabeth Township, while the area was still part of Essex County, and was incorporated as a one of New Jersey's first 104 townships by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 21, 1798. It became part of the newly-formed Union County on March 19, 1857. Portions of the township have been taken to form Rahway Township , Plainfield Township , Cranford Township , Fanwood Township , Mountainside and Hillside . The Town of Westfield was incorporated on March 4, 1903, replacing Westfield Township. Barely two weeks later, the Borough of Garwood was created from portions of Westfield and Cranford Township, on March 19, 1903.

Westfield Careers

Among the most common occupations in Westfield are Management, professional, and related occupations, 59%; Sales and office occupations, 24%; and Service occupations, 7%. Approximately 78 percent of workers in Westfield, New Jersey work for companies, 13 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Westfield Industries

The leading industries in Westfield, New Jersey are Educational, health and social services, 22%; Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 18%; and Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing, 15%. Simply Hired's Westfield job listings indicate that the following industries in Westfield are hiring the most workers:

Westfield Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Westfield, New Jersey is $63,862, and the median income of households in Westfield was $98,390.
 

Average Salaries in Westfield, NJ

Westfield, NJ

$64,000
 

According to our Westfield Trends data, the number of Westfield, New Jersey jobs has decreased by 10% since September 2013.
Westfield job trends

Westfield Employment Statistics

Population of Westfield
Total population 29,644
Male 47.93%
Female 52.07%
Median age 38.6
  
Westfield Housing
Owner-occupied homes 81.7%
Median cost of a home $346,000
Median mortgage payment $1,492
Renter-occupied homes 18.3%
Vacant housing 1.8%
Median monthly rent $1,048
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $82,420
Median for all female full-time $45,305
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2%
$15,000 to $24,999 6%
$25,000 to $34,999 5%
$35,000 to $49,999 8%
$50,000 to $74,999 14%
$75,000 to $99,999 13%
$100,000 to $149,999 22%
$150,000 to $199,999 11%
$200,000 or more 17%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3%
High school graduate 15%
Some college, no degree 13%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 33%
Graduate degree 30%
  
Marital Status
Never married 21%
Currently married 67%
Separated 1%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 5%
  
Race
White 91%
Black or African American 4%
Asian 4%
Other 1%
  
Westfield Commute
Carpool 5.5%
Public transportation 14.3%
Average travel time 33 minutes