Yonkers Jobs

  • Nuclear Officer

    U.S. Navy - Yonkers, NY

    Nuclear Officers in the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program are an elite group of professionals who design, build, operate, maintain and manage the Navy’s nuclear-powered ships and...

    from U.S. Navy - 1 day ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Yonkers, NY

    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 - 8 days ago
  • Nodal Network Systems Operator-Maintainer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Yonkers, NY

    Join the Army National Guard as a Nodal Network Systems Operator-Maintainer and you will make sure that the lines of communication are always open for the world’s finest military.

    from Army National Guard - 1 day ago
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Yonkers, New York

Yonkers is the fourth largest city in the State of New York , and the largest city in Westchester County, with a population of 196,086 . More recent estimates put the population at 197,234 in 2002, 197,126 in 2004 and 196,425 in 2005. Yonkers borders the New York City borough of The Bronx and is 2 miles north of Manhattan. The city's best-known attraction is Yonkers Raceway, a harness racing track that has renovated its grounds and clubhouse and added legalized video slot machine gambling in 2006. There is a large shopping area along Central Park Avenue , informally called "Central Avenue" by area residents, a name it takes officially a few miles north in White Plains, New York.

Yonkers Careers

Among the most common occupations in Yonkers are Management, professional, and related occupations, 34%; Sales and office occupations, 23%; and Service occupations, 16%. Approximately 69 percent of workers in Yonkers, New York work for companies, 16 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Yonkers Industries

The leading industries in Yonkers, New York are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 25%; Retail trade, 10%; and Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing, 10%. Simply Hired's Yonkers job listings indicate that the following industries in Yonkers are hiring the most workers:

Yonkers Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Yonkers, New York is $44,284, and the median income of households in Yonkers was $49,304.

Average Salaries in Yonkers, NY

Yonkers, NY


According to our Yonkers Trends data, the number of Yonkers, New York jobs has increased by 7% since September 2013.
Yonkers job trends

Yonkers Employment Statistics

Population of Yonkers
Total population 193,327
Male 47.04%
Female 52.96%
Median age 37.2
Yonkers Housing
Owner-occupied homes 45.5%
Median cost of a home $391,300
Median mortgage payment $1,119
Renter-occupied homes 54.5%
Vacant housing 8.1%
Median monthly rent $939
Average Income
Median for all workers $34,642
Median for all male full-time $48,163
Median for all female full-time $40,404
Household Income
Less than $10,000 11%
$10,000 to $14,999 7%
$15,000 to $24,999 10%
$25,000 to $34,999 7%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 18%
$75,000 to $99,999 12%
$100,000 to $149,999 12%
$150,000 to $199,999 4%
$200,000 or more 4%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 11%
High school graduate 31%
Some college, no degree 16%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 16%
Graduate degree 10%
Marital Status
Never married 34%
Currently married 47%
Separated 4%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 8%
White 58%
Black or African American 19%
Asian 6%
Other 17%
Yonkers Commute
Carpool 9.5%
Public transportation 24.4%
Average travel time 30 minutes

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