Point Pleasant employment information

IndexPoint PleasantNew JerseyNational
Income per capita$41,426$37,538$29,829
Median household income$87,826$73,702$55,322
Median income owner occupied$101,738$97,281$70,586
Median income renter occupied$51,906$42,169$35,192
Median earnings male$60,091$47,369$36,919
Median earnings female$37,088$32,116$26,250
Unemployment rate4.5%5.2%4.7%
Poverty level6.3%10.9%15.1%
The Point Pleasant, NJ employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Point Pleasant is $41,426, which is 10% higher than than the New Jersey average and 39% higher than than the national average. The median household income is $87,826, which is 19% higher than than the New Jersey average and 59% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Point Pleasant is 4%, which is 4% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Point Pleasant is 6% which is 58% lower than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$58,544$87,826$175,652
City
$49,129$73,702$147,404
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Point Pleasant is 39% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Point Pleasant is 59% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Point Pleasant is 4% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Point Pleasant is 58% lower than the national average.

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      Point Pleasant median earnings by income bracket

      Point Pleasant employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.4%2.5%
      Manufacturing sector5.2%1.1%
      Financial & insurance services5.6%7.0%
      Wholesale & retail services16.7%10.9%
      Public administration7.6%4.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.6%2.4%
      Education, health & social services11.7%41.4%
      Other31.8%26.5%

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      Point Pleasant, NJ18,464$87,82659%

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      Source: The Point Pleasant, NJ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).