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Charleston, South Carolina Overview

As the oldest city in South Carolina, Charleston is known for its rich history and scenic beauty. It is home to 120,083 people, as well as an international airport, a thriving tourist industry and several educational institutions. It’s known as the Holy City because of the huge number of churches that are visible from the picturesque cityscape. Some of the most beloved churches are the French Protestant Huguenot Church, the St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church and the First Presbyterian Church.

The cost of living in Charleston, SC is 7.9 percent above the national average. The median household income is $50,463, while the median price for a home in Charleston is $219,800. While the cost of living may be above the national average, the quality of life in the city is remarkably high. There are numerous cultural attractions, including the Charleston Museum, the Calhoun Mansion, the Gibbes Museum of Art and the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture.

Charleston Job Opportunities

The biggest industries for Charleston jobs are technology and tourism. The booming tourism industry means that there are a vast variety of hotels and luxury resorts in Charleston, and there are also high-end restaurants and prime shopping centers. Several major companies have operations in Charleston, and it boasts two shipping terminals. Many jobs in Charleston, SC are available because the Piggly Wiggly Carolina Company has its headquarters in the city.

Higher education is very important to the economy in Charleston. Among the institution of higher education are the Charleston School of Law, the Citadel, the Medical University of South Carolina, the Charleston Southern University and the Art institute of Charleston. Other large employers in Charleston are CSS, Blackbaud and Benefitfocus. Sales jobs in Charleston, South Carolina are also prevalent.

Charleston Employment Trends

As of July 2014, Charleston had an unemployment rate of 5.2 percent, which is lower than the national unemployment rate of 6.3 percent and lower than the unemployment rate for the state of South Carolina, which lands at 6.4 percent. Jobs in Charleston grew at a rate of 2 percent in 2013, and they are expected to grow at a rate of 2 percent in 2014, too. Another great way to look for jobs nearby is with North Charleston jobs.

The IT sector has been growing rather rapidly, which made the Milken Institute refer to the city of Charleston as the ninth best economy in the country. That also means that there will be many Charleston, SC jobs available in the future as it continues to grow and shape the city’s economy. Search for Charleston jobs across a variety of sectors to find the perfect fit.

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Charleston, SC
Overview: Geocent offers exciting and challenging opportunities in the Technology field! Geocent employees across the country subscribe to the company's culture of focusing on results when serving our large, diverse group of clients nationwide. Responsibilities: The developer should be able to perform the following tasks: Web service development -development and testing of Java-based SOAP web ...
Charleston, SC
The best agents are not always the highest income agents. Do you consider yourself among the best, one-on-one with the client? If so we have places for you to go to work! We have 1,000’s of groups in the U.S. Want to go to work NOW? This is a business-to-business sales position helping employers find healthcare benefit solutions, and improve employee retention by creating or enhancing their emplo...
Charleston, SC
Position: Systems Engineer. Positions to be filled for a recently awarded DOD contract. Work locations are in Charleston, SC; New Orleans, LA, and San Diego, CA. Job Summary: The System Engineer's primary focus is how to design or manage the application modernization, virtualization, and migration tasks. Will analyze legacy environments in support of a system transition. Provide as-built system...
Charleston, SC
Company Introduction Since 2006, HubPages has been the preeminent online writing community for bloggers and freelance writers to realize the full lifetime value of their writing. Over 220,000 writers and bloggers have published over 1 million informative, useful articles (.Hubs.) on HubPages to date. On HubPages, you own your Hubs (you're free to publish and unpublish as you please), in contrast ...
Charleston, SC
Description: Talk about meaningful work. Talk about an important role. Let's talk about your next career move. Delivering quality care starts with ensuring our processes and documentation standards are being met and kept at the highest level possible. This means working behind the scenes ensuring a member-centric approach to care. As a Clinical Quality Consultant, you will monitor and support hea...
Charleston, SC
Description: We have made a promise to the seniors we serve that we will support more effective care with networks focused on quality outcomes, a patient-centered clinical model and more members in high-quality rated plans all delivered at the lowest medical costs and meeting and exceeding the expectations of CMS. The Executive Director is accountable for defining, leading and coordinating all lo...
Charleston, SC
SharePoint Administrator (This position is a contingency opportunity.​ It is a solicitation for a contract that NDS Services is currently bidding on.​ Start dates are contingent upon contract award.​) NDS Services, a Small Business, Information Technology professional services company, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Norseman Incorporated which includes Norseman Defense Technologies, a Value Add...
Charleston, SC
Senior Systems Engineer- 3 positions (These positionsare a contingency opportunity.​ It is a solicitation for a contract that NDS Services is currently bidding on.​ Start dates are contingent upon contract award.​) NDS Services, a Small Business, Information Technology professional services company, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Norseman Incorporated which includes Norseman Defense Technologie...
Charleston, SC
Web Developer (This position is a contingency opportunity.​ It is a solicitation for a contract that NDS Services is currently bidding on.​ Start dates are contingent upon contract award.​) NDS Services, a Small Business, Information Technology professional services company, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Norseman Incorporated which includes Norseman Defense Technologies, a Value Added Reseller...
Charleston, SC
Senior Systems Architect – 3 positions (These positions are a contingency opportunity.​ It is a solicitation for a contract that NDS Services is currently bidding on.​ Start dates are contingent upon contract award.​) NDS Services, a Small Business, Information Technology professional services company, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Norseman Incorporated which includes Norseman Defense Technolo...
Charleston, SC
DatabaseArchitect (This position is a contingency opportunity.​ It is a solicitation for a contract that NDS Services is currently bidding on.​ Start dates are contingent upon contract award.​) NDS Services, a Small Business, Information Technology professional services company, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Norseman Incorporated which includes Norseman Defense Technologies, a Value Added Rese...
Charleston, SC
Senior Web Developer (This position is a contingency opportunity.​ It is a solicitation for a contract that NDS Services is currently bidding on.​ Start dates are contingent upon contract award.​) NDS Services, a Small Business, Information Technology professional services company, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Norseman Incorporated which includes Norseman Defense Technologies, a Value Added R...
Charleston, SC
SharePoint Engineer (This position is a contingency opportunity.​ It is a solicitation for a contract that NDS Services is currently bidding on.​ Start dates are contingent upon contract award.​) NDS Services, a Small Business, Information Technology professional services company, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Norseman Incorporated which includes Norseman Defense Technologies, a Value Added Re...
Charleston, SC
Senior Database Administrator/Database Administrator (These positions are a contingency opportunity.​ It is a solicitation for a contract that NDS Services is currently bidding on.​ Start dates are contingent upon contract award anticipated within the next 60 days.​) NDS Services, a Small Business, Information Technology professional services company, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Norseman Inc...
Charleston, SC
Lifestyle Publications is seeking highly motivated, sales background individuals to launch and run their own businesses within their local community. This is a chance for you to own, run and grow your own business as a Sales Director with zero upfront cost to Lifestyle Publications. Our Sales Directors receive full support and training. Our business model requires no need for knowledge within th...
Sales Account Executives-We Set Our Goals High, So Should You! INTEGRITY ... COMMITMENT ... TEAM WORK ... As a recognized leader in high quality document imaging technology and customer service, these are the qualities Charleston Imaging Products, Inc. seeks in our staff. We are committed to taking the lead in designing the future of this exciting and evolving industry. Responsibilities As a Sa...
Charleston, SC
C.R. England is looking for entry level Truck Drivers, if you do not have a Class A license not to worry – We will help train you, and place you…Guaranteed! Become a Class A CDL Truck Driver with C.R. England! At C.R. England, we have had successful Truck Drivers from various industries and job types. Whether you are currently working in Construction, Maintenance, Manufacturing, Security, Transpo...
Charleston, SC
C.R. England is looking for entry level Truck Drivers, if you do not have a Class A license not to worry – We will help train you, and place you…Guaranteed! Become a Class A CDL Truck Driver with C.R. England! At C.R. England, we have had successful Truck Drivers from various industries and job types. Whether you are currently working in Construction, Maintenance, Manufacturing, Security, Transpo...
Charleston, SC
The Judge Group is currently seeking qualified and available Virtualization Engineers - VDI to start work immediately at a client site in Charleston, SC. This position is a contract-to-hire opportunity. Candidates must be able to maintain a DOD Secret clearance and willing to deploy both CONUS and OCONUS. Please send all qualified resumes to *****. Job Responsibilities: Provide expe...
Charleston, SC
Company Introduction Since 2006, HubPages has been the preeminent online writing community for bloggers and freelance writers to realize the full lifetime value of their writing. Over 220,000 writers and bloggers have published over 1 million informative, useful articles (.Hubs.) on HubPages to date. On HubPages, you own your Hubs (you're free to publish and unpublish as you please), in contrast ...

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