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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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Boston, MA, 02108
Liberty Mutual Insurance At Liberty Mutual Insurance, doing the right thing is essential to all that we do. Our commitment to building and sustaining a talented and diverse workforce has helped us to become a global leader in property and casualty insurance. As of December 31, 2012, Liberty Mutual Insurance had $36.9 billion in annual consolidated revenue. Our financial strength and profitability...
Boston, MA, 02108
Senior Investment Accountant-Windsor CT SS&C delivers investment and financial management services and software focused exclusively on the financial services industry. By leveraging expertise in common investment business functions, SS&C cost effectively serves clients in the different industry segments, including: 1) insurance entities and pension funds, 2) asset management, 3) hedge funds and f...
Company Confidential Boston, MA, 02108
BRAINTREE PUBLIC SCHOOLS TEMPORARY BUS MECHANIC The Braintree Public Schools is seeking to hire a temporary bus mechanic. The bus mechanic will need to be a diesel mechanic and will be responsible for the maintenance of all school buses. Interested applicants should send their resume to Maureen S. Murray, Superintendent of Schools, 348 Pond St., Braintree, MA 02184. This position is effective ...
Boston, MA, 02108
About Aramark Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. United by a passion to serve, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies by FO...
Boston, MA, 02108
RESPONSIBILITIES: As the Accounting Manager at our client's Boston, Massachusetts (MA) location, you will have the following responsibilities and functions: Prepare internal monthly and quarterly reporting packages Prepare consolidation(s) of corporate and affiliates Co-ordinate with accounting teams to provide comprehensive reporting and analysis of underlying platforms Prepare and track dra...
Boston, MA, 02108
About Aon Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is the leading global provider of risk management, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Through its more than 66,000 colleagues worldwide, Aon unites to empower results for clients in over 120 countries via innovative and effective risk and people solutions and through industry-leading global resources and techni...
Boston, MA, 02108
Being financially advanced requires a whole new level of thinking and doing. At McAdam, we’ve completely reinvented the concept of financial advice to take you and your future to a whole new level. Unlike most advisors, we go beyond the traditional focus on your personal and financial life. We also consider an additional, more important driver of your financial picture—your profession. Years of ...
Boston, MA, 02108
Liberty Mutual Insurance At Liberty Mutual Insurance, doing the right thing is essential to all that we do. Our commitment to building and sustaining a talented and diverse workforce has helped us to become a global leader in property and casualty insurance. As of December 31, 2012, Liberty Mutual Insurance had $36.9 billion in annual consolidated revenue. Our financial strength and profitability...
Boston, MA, 02108
Liberty Mutual Insurance At Liberty Mutual Insurance, doing the right thing is essential to all that we do. Our commitment to building and sustaining a talented and diverse workforce has helped us to become a global leader in property and casualty insurance. As of December 31, 2012, Liberty Mutual Insurance had $36.9 billion in annual consolidated revenue. Our financial strength and profitability...
Boston, MA, 02108
You know how to communicate with customers to find out what they need—and what solutions can fill those needs. Our dedicated Sales professionals receive award-winning training so they can present our game-changing technologies, products and services to the world. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest...
Boston, MA, 02108
You know how to communicate with customers to find out what they need—and what solutions can fill those needs. Our dedicated Sales professionals receive award-winning training so they can present our game-changing technologies, products and services to the world. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest...
Boston, MA, 02108
Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. United by a passion to serve, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE and the W...
Boston, MA, 02108
Investor Relations Associate-Boston Headquartered in Windsor, CT and with offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia, SS&C provides the global financial services industry with a broad range of highly specialized software, business process outsourcing (BPO) services and application service provider (ASP) solutions. We deliver mission-critical processing for information managemen...
Boston, MA, 02108
BCBG MAX AZRIA EMPLOYMENT OPEN HOUSE We are seeking experienced, diverse and energetic professionals for management, retail sales specialist and support associate opportunities in the Michigan Market to join us for the holiday season and beyond. WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2014 5-7 PM Please join us between 5-7 pm at either of the following locations to be considered for all of our greater Michiga...
Boston, MA, 02108
Seeking a professional with experience in performing maintenance and repair on packaging equipment. Our company specializes in bagging and wrapping equipment for food products such as breads, bagels, muffins, cookies, and crackers. Objectives include: *** Assembling and installing packaging equipment at various customer locations. *** Set up and calibrate hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical sy...
Boston, MA, 02108
Staff Accountant/Administrator October 2014 Led by world-renowned economist Dr. Allen Sinai, Decision Economics is a leading boutique provider of macroeconomic advisory services to the institutional investment management marketplace, with offices in New York, London, and Boston. Decision Economics is looking for the right individual to work as a team player in a fast-paced environment. The Sta...
Boston, MA, 02108
We seek a motivated, experienced accounting professional to provide our clients with outstanding accounting support services for a minimum of 20 hours per week. Most work can be performed remotely. Duties include, but are not limited to the following: Accounts Receivable Management: Direct the regular preparation and delivery of invoices. Manage the receivables collection process and administer ...
Boston, MA, 02108
Organization Description: You know them. You love them. Now join the team that brings them to the world. At Sunglass Hut, a member of the Luxottica Retail family, we combine the vision and talents of the best. With over 1,800 locations across the globe, we offer the latest branded products through some of the world’s best-known retailers, including Sunglass Hut, Watch Station and Watch World. As a...
Company Confidential Boston, MA, 02108
EXECUTIVE ADMINISTRATIVE ASST Construction Planners, Inc an architectural firm, located in Weymouth, MA. Looking for a self-motivated individual who has organizational, communications and writing skills. Position requires a sense of urgency and the ability to prioritize. Must be able to work well both independently and in a group. Individual should have a positive attitude and willingness to get...
Company Confidential Boston, MA, 02108
Hanson Fire Department Career and Call Firefighter Entrance Exam Must be Nationally & State Registered EMT or Paramedic, or show proof of current enrollment. Must pass general knowledge, oral, physical, state mandated physical agility tests & background checks. Applications available 9am-4pm Fire Headquarters 505 Liberty St. Exam Fee $50 to PCFRTA. Successful applicants placed on selection list ...

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