Westport Jobs

  • Life Insurance New Business (Underwriter) Case Manager

    Tower Strategic Group - Westport, CT

    Life Insurance New Business Case Manager Job Functions: Assist producers in case underwriting Ability to produce illustrations using industry standard software Keep track of sales...

    from Tower Strategic Group, LLC - 14 days ago
  • Media Team Manager

    Bridgewater Associates - Westport, CT

    We're looking for people who can be the leaders of the company – starting on their very first day.  Bridgewater Associates is the world’s largest hedge fund with approximately...

    from Bridgewater Associates, LP - 11 days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Westport, CT

    C.R. England is now hiring Company Over the Road Truck Drivers. With this truck driving job you can expect competitive miles and pay with industry leading benefits. Join one of...

    from C.R. England - 3 days ago
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Westport, Connecticut

Westport is a coastal town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, in the United States. The 2004 population estimate was 26,644. The town is as affluent as other expensive Fairfield County towns, boasting a per capita income of more than $70,000. It is one of the most affluent communities in the United States. However, Westport has more cultural bustle than similar-sized towns, with the Westport Country Playhouse a longtime regional theatre, the unique Levitt Pavilion providing free concerts, a strong arts council, and a heritage as a former artists' colony. The town has two Metro North railroad stations, Westport and Greens Farms. Westport is a member of Westports of the World .

Westport Careers

Among the most common occupations in Westport are Management, professional, and related occupations, 63%; Sales and office occupations, 25%; and Service occupations, 5%. Approximately 76 percent of workers in Westport, Connecticut work for companies, 7 percent work for the government and 14 percent are self-employed.

Westport Industries

The leading industries in Westport, Connecticut are Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 21%; Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing, 19%; and Educational, health and social services, 14%. Simply Hired's Westport job listings indicate that the following industries in Westport are hiring the most workers:

Westport Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Westport, Connecticut is $76,634, and the median income of households in Westport was $119,872.
 

Average Salaries in Westport, CT

Westport, CT

$77,000
 

According to our Westport Trends data, the number of Westport, Connecticut jobs has decreased by 42% since September 2013.
Westport job trends

Westport Employment Statistics

Population of Westport
Total population 25,749
Male 47.55%
Female 52.45%
Median age 41.4
  
Westport Housing
Owner-occupied homes 85.6%
Median cost of a home $625,800
Median mortgage payment $2,083
Renter-occupied homes 14.4%
Vacant housing 4.8%
Median monthly rent $1,302
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $100,000
Median for all female full-time $53,269
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 2%
$10,000 to $14,999 2%
$15,000 to $24,999 4%
$25,000 to $34,999 5%
$35,000 to $49,999 8%
$50,000 to $74,999 10%
$75,000 to $99,999 9%
$100,000 to $149,999 17%
$150,000 to $199,999 12%
$200,000 or more 30%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3%
High school graduate 10%
Some college, no degree 12%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 37%
Graduate degree 33%
  
Marital Status
Never married 16%
Currently married 69%
Separated 1%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 8%
  
Race
White 96%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 2%
Other 0%
  
Westport Commute
Carpool 2.9%
Public transportation 18.6%
Average travel time 39 minutes