Emerson employment information

IndexEmersonNew JerseyNational
Income per capita$37,546$36,359$28,555
Median household income$108,295$72,062$53,482
Median income owner occupied$118,000$94,365$68,142
Median income renter occupied$44,000$41,062$33,219
Median earnings male$61,678$47,106$36,116
Median earnings female$35,574$32,292$25,692
Unemployment rate6.3%6.4%5.8%
Poverty level8.5%10.7%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Emerson is 31% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Emerson is 102% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Emerson is 9% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Emerson is 46% lower than the national average.

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Emerson median earnings by income bracket

Emerson employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry5.0%1.1%
Manufacturing sector7.5%0.0%
Financial & insurance services4.7%5.5%
Wholesale & retail services25.3%6.1%
Public administration5.3%2.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.5%3.4%
Education, health & social services13.4%43.2%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Scarsdale, NY17,471$241,453351%
North Caldwell, NJ6,407$194,536264%
Bronxville, NY6,378$193,333261%
Upper Saddle River, NJ8,304$188,750253%
Saddle Rock Estates, NY387$183,333243%
Emerson, NJ7,538$108,295102%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Jessup, MD7,535$53,2720%
Osceola, AR7,535$28,49547%
Sebastopol, CA7,535$52,3262%
Seffner, FL7,532$52,0913%
Fairfax, CA7,546$93,35475%
Emerson, NJ7,538$108,295102%
Source: The Emerson, NJ employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.