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Part-Time Job Overview


About 20 percent of working Americans have a part-time job where they work less than 35 hours a week. Whether you work part time or full time is often influenced by age and gender. About 78 percent of 16- to 19-year-olds and 29 percent of people 55 and older work a part-time job, whereas only 20 percent of workers 25 to 54 are part-time employees, according to government data. In addition, more women (33 percent) than men (20 percent) hold part-time employment.

Part-Time Job Market


Industries where a lot of workers have part-time jobs include:

  • Leisure and hospitality: 45 percent
  • Sales: 32 percent
  • Retail and wholesale: 31 percent
  • Office and administrative: 28 percent
  • Education and health services: 28 percent

With the exception of education and healthcare jobs, which almost always require at least some college coursework, most part-time jobs require only a high school diploma.

The recession increased the number of people who wanted to work full time but could find only part-time work. That was especially true for teens and young adults, less-educated workers, African American and Hispanic men, blue-collar workers, and people 65 and older, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) says.

Part-Time Salaries


The median part-time salary was $226 per week in the second quarter of 2012, according to the BLS. There are some careers where at least 20 percent of the workers are part time and earn $30 or more per hour (in 2006 dollars): dentists, pharmacists, art directors, physical therapists, chiropractors and dental hygienists.
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Description: Enjoy a flexible schedule! Serving millions of Medicare and Medicaid patients, Optum is the nation's largest health and wellness business and a vibrant, growing member of the UnitedHealth Group family. We're also the career home for Nurse Practitioners who bring compassion and passion, energy and focus to their work every day. This is your opportunity to join a group of professiona...
Description: Enjoy a flexible schedule! Serving millions of Medicare and Medicaid patients, Optum is the nation's largest health and wellness business and a vibrant, growing member of the UnitedHealth Group family. We're also the career home for Nurse Practitioners who bring compassion and passion, energy and focus to their work every day. This is your opportunity to join a group of professiona...
We have a Part Time Inventory Analyst/Part Time Inventory Clerk job open in Deerfield, IL. You must have a minimum of five years of experience in inventory management and analysis. You will be responsible for tracking inventory, inventory control, setting inventory projections, variance analysis and financial reporting. This is a deadline driven, dynamic environment that supports collaboration! P...
We are hiring for a Part Time Accounting Specialist/Part Time Accounting Clerk job in Gurnee, IL. You must be flexible to work 20 hours per week to begin and the position will eventually transition to 40 hours weekly to be considered for this job. You will be responsible for assisting with all general accounting functions including; accounts payable, accounts receivable, collections, financial rep...
DescriptionCollects blood specimens from patients of all ages of diverse population from newborn to geriatric population using appropriate vein-puncture and skin puncture techniques. Accessions requests and processes specimens for testing or referral to outside reference laboratories. Provides clerical, billing, reception, and other support functions for all laboratory sections. Performs other dut...
The BEST assisted living facility is looking for the BEST to fill our open positions. - PT HOUSEKEEPER - PT CAREGIVERS 2nd and 3rd shift - FT CAREGIVERS 2nd and 3rd shift Competitive wage and benefit package available Apply at 2041 Hubbard Rd Madison, Ohio 44057 This job listing brought to you by The Star Beacon...
Description: Enjoy a flexible schedule! Serving millions of Medicare and Medicaid patients, Optum is the nation's largest health and wellness business and a vibrant, growing member of the UnitedHealth Group family. We're also the career home for Nurse Practitioners who bring compassion and passion, energy and focus to their work every day. This is your opportunity to join a group of professiona...
Description: Enjoy a flexible schedule! Serving millions of Medicare and Medicaid patients, Optum is the nation's largest health and wellness business and a vibrant, growing member of the UnitedHealth Group family. We're also the career home for Nurse Practitioners who bring compassion and passion, energy and focus to their work every day. This is your opportunity to join a group of professiona...
Company Confidential Ocala, FL, 34476
CVT/Cath Lab Tech - Part-time. Cardiology office needs experienced cath lab scrub tech. No Call/No Weekends. Fax to 352-237-4116...
Units: EMERGENCY - ED - ER / TRAUMA Flexible Per Diem RN Jobs Available Now at Multiple Facilities in the Area! - Competitive Pay Rate - First Called / Last Canceled - 401k w/ Company Match - Weekly Pay / Direct Deposit Looking for a challenge and rewarding career? Can you accept change, adapt well, fit in, and be independent? If you are a nurse with flexibility and motivation to Expand Your...
Retail Wireless Consultant - Part Time Spencer, IA-SAL011103 U.S. Cellular believes a sale is really a connection. It's an opportunity to understand the changing needs of your customer, and share your extensive knowledge about the products and services that'll best serve those needs. You'll quickly discover that the solutions you offer do more than just strengthen your relationship with your cust...
Retail Wireless Consultant - Part Time Storm Lake, IA-SAL010858 U.S. Cellular believes a sale is really a connection. It's an opportunity to understand the changing needs of your customer, and share your extensive knowledge about the products and services that'll best serve those needs. You'll quickly discover that the solutions you offer do more than just strengthen your relationship with your c...
Retail Wireless Consultant - Part Time with Benefits (24-29 hours/wk) Prairie Du Chien, WI-SAL009951 U.S. Cellular believes a sale is really a connection. It's an opportunity to understand the changing needs of your customer, and share your extensive knowledge about the products and services that'll best serve those needs. You'll quickly discover that the solutions you offer do more than just str...
Long-term contract Our client in Kettering, Ohio has an immediate need for a part-time Solidworks Mechanical Designer. Candidate will be expected to: Organize and maintain a technical library (drawings, hard copy and electronic, from a wide variety of sources). Update existing and create new Solidworks drawings as projects are developed and implemented. Skilled in excel files, including linki...
Rabobank, N.A. has an exciting opportunity for a Customer Service Representative in our East Main Street Branch! The Customer Service Representative performs teller transactions in compliance with regulatory and bank policies and procedures and adherence to bank security policies and confidentiality of bank records and customer information. Identifies and makes sales referrals, recommends alternat...
Rabobank, N.A. has an exciting opportunity for a Customer Service Representative in our East Main Street Branch! The Customer Service Representative performs teller transactions in compliance with regulatory and bank policies and procedures and adherence to bank security policies and confidentiality of bank records and customer information. Identifies and makes sales referrals, recommends alternat...
Join our team of global top notch talent that makes a world of difference for physicians and their patients M3 USA believes in growth, for our company and for the people who drive its success. Founded with the goal of changing the world of medicine by leveraging the power of the internet, the M3 Group, of which M3 USA is a part, provides comprehensive, leading edge, digital services to the health...
Covenant Care owns and operates skilled nursing facilities and a therapy services company. Our “family” includes over 8,000 professionals running 53 skilled nursing facilities, 4 assisted living facilities, and a therapy services company in 7 states. Our goal is to provide compassionate and comprehensive care in a comfortable and safe environment. We provide 24-hour care ranging from short-term th...
Tenet Healthcare Corporation Placentia, CA
Description : Collects blood specimens from patients of all ages of diverse population from newborn to geriatric population using appropriate vein-puncture and skin puncture techniques. Accessions requests and processes specimens for testing or referral to outside reference laboratories. Provides clerical, billing, reception, and other support functions for all laboratory sections. Performs other...
UnitedHealth Group Inc Springfield, MO
Position Description Enjoy a flexible schedule! Serving millions of Medicare and Medicaid patients, Optum is the nation's largest health and wellness business and a vibrant, growing member of the UnitedHealth Group family. We're also the career home for Nurse Practitioners who bring compassion and passion, energy and focus to their work every day. This is your opportunity to join a group of pro...

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