Wharton Jobs

  • Sales Agent (Insurance / Business)

    Farmer's Insurance - Wharton, 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 - 6 days ago
  • Truck Driving Jobs - Owner Operators & Master Contractors

    Transport America - Wharton, NJ

    Truck Driving Jobs available now for Owner Operators and Master Contractors!Enjoy a great contractor experience at Transport America.When it comes to truck driving jobs, Transport...

    from Transport America - 4 days ago
  • Solo Company Tank Truck Driver - CDL-A - OTR

    Indian River Transport - Wharton, NJ

    Long haul runs now open for Solo and Team company drivers! Indian River Transport is Now Offering a $1,500 Sign-On Bonus! Operating throughout the 48 contiguous states and Canada,...

    from Indian River Transport - 5 days ago
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Wharton, New Jersey

Wharton is a Borough in Morris County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 6,298. What is now Wharton was originally incorporated as the borough of Port Oram by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on June 26, 1895, from portions of Randolph Township and Rockaway Township, subject to the results of a referendum passed on the previous day. The name was changed to Wharton as of April 16, 1902, based on a referendum held that day.

Wharton Careers

Among the most common occupations in Wharton are Management, professional, and related occupations, 32%; Sales and office occupations, 29%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 12%. Approximately 76 percent of workers in Wharton, New Jersey work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Wharton Industries

The leading industries in Wharton, New Jersey are Educational, health and social services, 16%; Manufacturing, 16%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Wharton job listings indicate that the following industries in Wharton are hiring the most workers:

Wharton Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Wharton, New Jersey is $39,164, and the median income of households in Wharton was $56,580.

Average Salaries in Wharton, NJ

Wharton, NJ


According to our Wharton Trends data, the number of Wharton, New Jersey jobs has decreased by 36% since September 2013.
Wharton job trends

Wharton Employment Statistics

Population of Wharton
Total population 6,298
Male 48.32%
Female 51.68%
Median age 35.7
Wharton Housing
Owner-occupied homes 62.5%
Median cost of a home $165,300
Median mortgage payment $957
Renter-occupied homes 37.5%
Vacant housing 2.8%
Median monthly rent $867
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $42,311
Median for all female full-time $36,016
Household Income
Less than $10,000 4%
$10,000 to $14,999 6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 19%
$75,000 to $99,999 17%
$100,000 to $149,999 16%
$150,000 to $199,999 4%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 14%
High school graduate 29%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 15%
Graduate degree 8%
Marital Status
Never married 28%
Currently married 52%
Separated 2%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 10%
White 84%
Black or African American 5%
Asian 3%
Other 8%
Wharton Commute
Carpool 11.0%
Public transportation 3.0%
Average travel time 30 minutes