South Toms River employment information

IndexSouth Toms RiverNew JerseyNational
Income per capita$19,882$37,538$29,829
Median household income$68,953$73,702$55,322
Median income owner occupied$71,732$97,281$70,586
Median income renter occupied$36,818$42,169$35,192
Median earnings male$32,866$47,369$36,919
Median earnings female$25,512$32,116$26,250
Unemployment rate8.6%5.2%4.7%
Poverty level17.5%10.9%15.1%
The South Toms River, 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 South Toms River is $19,882, which is 47% lower than than the New Jersey average and 33% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $68,953, which is 6% lower than than the New Jersey average and 25% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in South Toms River is 9%, which is 85% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in South Toms River is 18% which is 16% higher than than the national average.

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$45,964$68,953$137,906
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 South Toms River is 33% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in South Toms River is 25% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in South Toms River is 85% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in South Toms River is 16% higher than the national average.

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South Toms River employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry23.9%0.6%
Manufacturing sector10.1%1.3%
Financial & insurance services0.8%3.0%
Wholesale & retail services23.4%20.3%
Public administration5.9%1.1%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.3%6.4%
Education, health & social services11.0%47.3%
Other15.9%17.9%

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