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Rahway Jobs Overview

139,226
Job Openings
4.4%
Unemployment Rate
$61,300
Median Base Salary
30k
Population

Rahway has the 1056th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 7.9% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Rahway is part of the New York City metro area. Unemployment in the New York City area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. New York City has the largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Rahway is above average at $61,300, and the median cost of a home in Rahway is $279,900, which is above the national average. 26% of workers in Rahway hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 88% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Rahway. 67% of Rahway workers drive to work alone, 11% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 13% walk. People in Rahway spend an average of 28 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.