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Boston, MA Employment Information

Boston Employment Overview

The unemployment rate in Boston went down from 6.1 percent in 2013 to 5.2 percent in 2014. Also, the average hourly wage for many occupations is higher in the Boston area than it is elsewhere in the United States. For example, the average hourly wage of a registered nurse in the Boston area was $40.61 in 2013 while the average hourly wage for a registered nurse in the US was $33.13 in 2013. Lawyers, software developers, retail workers and construction workers are a few other examples of occupations that pay a higher hourly wage in the Boston area than in other parts of the US.

Boston Job Market

There are a growing number of technology jobs in the city of Boston. Software developers and software engineers are just two examples of jobs in the technology field. There is a Google office in Boston that employs many people with backgrounds in engineering, design, sales and account management. The information industry as well as the educational and health services industries are experiencing growth in the Boston area.

Boston Employment Trends

The rate of unemployment in Boston during the recession in 2008 was almost equal with the overall rate of unemployment in the US. The unemployment rate in Boston was slightly lower than the national rate. Since 2008, the rate of unemployment in Boston has steadily decreased. New jobs are opening up and employment is increasing at a steady rate in Boston. As of May 2014, the unemployment rate in the Boston area was 4.7 percent.

Boston Cost of Living

The cost of living index in Boston lists housing at 152.7 and transportation at 104.5. In addition, grocery items come in at 116.7 and health care costs are 123.5. The cost of living is higher in Boston than in many other cities in the U.S. Parking and entertainment costs are especially high in this area. There is an excise tax for boat owners in Boston.
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Certified Nursing Assistant - C.N.A. Location: Boston, Ma Pay: $13-$14/hour Now hiring a temporary Certified Nursing Assistant to work with one of our long time clients. We are looking for an experienced, diligent, caring, proactive, assertive and collaborative worker. Please submit resume to apply! Responsibilities Assist with patients assessment and care planning (report/record patients con...
Boston, MA
Field Service Technician ServRight has an exciting opportunity for a Field Service Technician in Boston, Massachusetts and the surrounding area. We are looking for the right individual who will provide outstanding customer service while servicing paper shredders and bindery equipment. http://www.servright.com Job Description: The Field Technician position affords an independent work environmen...
Boston, MA
Bay State Search is a specialized staffing agency which prides itself on developing personal, cost-effective relationships with our clients to better understand their needs, workplace environment and corporate vision. As a smaller firm, our personal approach and talent-selection expertise offer focus and initiative for quick, quality placement results. Candidates searching for a career can expect...
Boston, MA
General Job Description: Independently executes assigned audit activities and supervises audit team. Responsible for multiple projects simultaneously. Utilizes sound, seasoned analytical skills and possesses product, business, and technical expertise to execute assigned responsibilities. Coordinates, schedules, scopes and leads team activities on audits (incl. large, cross-functional). Leads anal...
Company Confidential Boston, MA
Position: Facility Maintenance Job Summary (Essential Functions) Perform routine maintenance and repair of company property to ensure operations are not disrupted, aesthetic standards are adhered to and to assist in other duties as directed. IV. Job Tasks (Additional Responsibilities) · Maintenance, repair and upgrades on building · Perform preventative scheduled maintenance · Diagnose and t...
Boston, MA
Accounting Manager -Financial Reporting & Analysis The Accounting Manager will work under the guidance of the Controller in servicing the accounting operations of the company, including preparing draws, analyzing and preparing budgets, and managing the general ledger in order to improve reporting efficiency and accuracy, and ensuring that stated results comply with accounting principles. Respons...
Description Weichert, Realtors® has grown from a single sales office into one of the nation's leading providers of homeownership services by putting its customers first. A family of full-service real estate and financial services companies, Weichert® offers today’s real estate customer a complete menu of services that includes helping customers buy and sell both residential and commercial real es...
Boston, MA
About Wheelock College: Founded in 1888 and located in Boston, MA, Wheelock College is a private institution with the public mission of improving lives of children and their families. The College fulfills this mission by providing a strong education in the arts and sciences and in its professional fields - education, child and family studies, and social work - for which its undergraduate and grad...
Boston, MA
About Us: Building Technology Engineers (BTE), a wholly owned subsidiary of EMCOR Group Inc., offers a comprehensive single-source solution for facilities services, including equipment repair and replacement, preventative and predictive maintenance, and facility/equipment operations. With more than 60 years of experience and our solid financial strength, we provide a wide variety of customized so...
Boston, MA
About Us: Building Technology Engineers (BTE), a wholly owned subsidiary of EMCOR Group Inc., offers a comprehensive single-source solution for facilities services, including equipment repair and replacement, preventative and predictive maintenance, and facility/equipment operations. With more than 60 years of experience and our solid financial strength, we provide a wide variety of customized so...
Boston, MA
The GBS Group is currently looking to hire a Quality Assurance Engineer in the Boston, MA area. The Quality Assurance Engineer is responsible for supporting Railroad Operations with the assessment, analysis, compliance review, and reporting on the functionality and effectiveness of rolling stock maintenance. In this role, the Quality Assurance Engineer will perform audits in accordance with guidel...
Boston, MA
We are seeking an Account Manager for a major client in Boston, MA. Responsibilities: § Demonstrated ability to understand clients business issues § Assure operational quality by client and industry standards § Identify and pursue new business opportunities within existing account(s) under management § Assist in preparation or prepare account presentations § Assist in evaluating new business...
Boston, MA
SUMMARY: Provide maintenance and repair services to Cemusa street furniture, as well as any other work direction provided by the Supervisor. REQUIREMENTS Mechanical knowledge and associated safety procedures. Knowledge on how to use hand tools and associated safety procedures. Basic electrical knowledge and associated safety procedures. Proper license to operate a truck Clean initial drivin...
Boston, MA
A 24 year old Connecticut based company has an immediate opening for an experienced low voltage security technician to install and service our health care business accounts throughout New England. Experience working with CCTV Systems, Digital Mux Recorders and Access Control Systems is essential. Additional experience working with IEI HubMax Access Control Systems, Samsung DVR's, NVR's, Inovonics ...
Boston, MA
Get referred to the job Schedule: Full-time Organization: Health & Public Service Title: Management Consulting Enterprise Operations Cost Accounting Delivery Lead Senior Manager Location: Negotiable Travel: as required to 80% (Monday-Thursday) Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements a...
General Overview Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital is a 150 bed non-profit, community teaching hospital located in Jamaica Plain, just 3.4 miles from the Longwood medical area, and across the street from the Arnold Arboretum. Founded in 1900, Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital has a long history of meeting the health care needs of the surrounding communities by offering comprehensive medic...
Company Confidential Boston, MA
Accounting Manager is responsible for directing the organization’s accounting functions and maintaining the books of the organization. These functions include establishing and maintaining the organization’s accounting principles, practices, procedures and initiatives. Essential Duties: • Manage the activities of Financial Reporting for accurate and timely financial reports including, but not lim...
Product Quality Engineer We are Regulatory and Quality Solutions LLC (R&Q) and we are the industry leader in providing regulatory and quality support to medical device companies. From strategy to tactical implementation, R&Q partners with clients by providing business balanced solutions and hands-on support that enhance the commercialization and post market processes for medical devices. Balancin...
Mobilizing Communities, Building Careers. North Suffolk has a common vision for improving the communities we serve. A career here is a commitment to opportunity, with a focus on a future of progress and change. Join our dedicated employees to help shape the future of the community we care so deeply for. This career opportunity offered by one of New England's most respected and progressive mental ...
Boston, MA, 02101
Job ID: 25495 Date Posted: 09/24/2014 Location: Galleria Job Family: Administration Support Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular FLSA Status: Nonexempt About Dana-Farber Located in Boston, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and...

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