Woonsocket Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Woonsocket, RI

    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 - 13 days ago
  • Asst Branch Manager I

    Citizens Financial Group - Woonsocket, RI

    At RBS Citizens Financial Group, Inc. we empower colleagues to be the best they can be, each and every day. We are a leader in the financial services industry and we know that in...

    from Citizens Financial Group - 8 days ago
  • Class A CDL Company Truck Driver - Regional Lanes

    Knight Transportation - Woonsocket, RI

    Company Truck Drivers (Regional Dry Van) What’s your why? Choose the Right Path, Your Path You’re connected to other drivers by a common calling for the road. Beyond that, your...

    from Knight Transportation - 2 days ago
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Woonsocket, Rhode Island

:See also Woonsocket, South Dakota. Woonsocket is a city in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States. The population was 43,224 at the 2000 census. Woonsocket lies directly south of the Massachusetts border. In the 2000 census, 46.1% of the population identified itself as French or French-Canadian, making Woonsocket one of the most heavily French-Canadian cities in New England. Historically, the city has been called, « La ville la plus française aux États-Unis » . The city is home to St John the Baptist Union. Before the Italian-American population hit its peak, Providence County was majority French. As of 2000, that distinction lies across the border in Windham County, Connecticut.

Woonsocket Careers

Among the most common occupations in Woonsocket are Sales and office occupations, 27%; Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 23%; and Management, professional, and related occupations, 19%. Approximately 82 percent of workers in Woonsocket, Rhode Island work for companies, 8 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Woonsocket Industries

The leading industries in Woonsocket, Rhode Island are Manufacturing, 22%; Educational, health and social services, 17%; and Retail trade, 15%. Simply Hired's Woonsocket job listings indicate that the following industries in Woonsocket are hiring the most workers:

Woonsocket Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Woonsocket, Rhode Island is $28,052, and the median income of households in Woonsocket was $30,819.

Average Salaries in Woonsocket, RI

Woonsocket, RI


According to our Woonsocket Trends data, the number of Woonsocket, Rhode Island jobs has increased by 21% since September 2013.
Woonsocket job trends

Woonsocket Employment Statistics

Population of Woonsocket
Total population 43,224
Male 47.71%
Female 52.29%
Median age 34.8
Woonsocket Housing
Owner-occupied homes 35.0%
Median cost of a home $112,800
Median mortgage payment $697
Renter-occupied homes 65.0%
Vacant housing 5.4%
Median monthly rent $483
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,465
Median for all female full-time $24,638
Household Income
Less than $10,000 17%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 18%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 14%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 22%
High school graduate 32%
Some college, no degree 17%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 7%
Graduate degree 3%
Marital Status
Never married 31%
Currently married 46%
Separated 3%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 11%
White 86%
Black or African American 5%
Asian 4%
Other 5%
Woonsocket Commute
Carpool 14.0%
Public transportation 1.2%
Average travel time 23 minutes