Yonkers Jobs

  • Account Executive - Financial Sales - White Plains

    David Lerner - Yonkers, NY

    David Lerner is hiring Account Executives for Financial Sales! Career Seminar Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at 6:30pm White Plains Branch Office 599 West Hartsdale Avenue, White...

    from David Lerner - 6 days ago
  • Police Officer - Law Enforcement

    NYPD - Yonkers, NY

    Police Officers TAKE THE EXAM THIS MONTH! The NYPD Police Officer Exam is offered this month, 6 days a week (Mon " Sat) at one of the NYC Testing Centers located in Downtown...

    from NYPD - 12 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 - 18 days 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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