Greenwich Regional Labor Force

Greenwich and Fairfield County in the southwestern region of Connecticut offers business a dynamic workforce that is one of the most productive, advanced in skill level and best educated in the nation.

In productivity alone, the output per worker in Connecticut is almost 30 percent higher than the national average. The Connecticut figure for manufacturing productivity is also well above the U.S. average.

Greenwich’s number of employed - 35,278 - meanwhile represents more than half of the population of 61,000 and the unemployment rate of 2.4 percent if roughly half the national average.

About a third of the employed pool - or 11,359 workers - live in Greenwich. Another 5,600 commute from Stamford, 2,368 from Norwalk and 1,622 from Rye, NY. Others come from Bridgeport, Fairfield, Danbury, Manhattan and New Rochelle, NY and Darien, each community contributing less than 1,000.

From Greenwich, 5,239 commute to Manhattan and 3,678 to Stamford. 

At least 56 percent of the population is classified as management or professional or engaged in a related occupation, 26.4 percent in sales or office activity and nearly 10 percent in the service area.

The category breaks down further into 21.5 per cent in finance, insurance, real estate or rental-leasing, 17.9 percent in professional, scientific and management fields and 14. percent in education, health and social services.

A list of the fastest-growing occupations in the state published by the Connecticut Labor Department meanwhile shows the top five as personal financial advisors, personal and home care aides, network systems and date analysts, radiation therapists and physician assistants.

Resources for Greenwich Area Employers and Job Applicants

Local Greenwich

Atlas Staffing 
Pickwick Plaza 
Greenwich, CT 06830 
No Web site

Brennan Employment Agency 
1 West Elm Street 
Greenwich, CT 06830 
No Web site

Datapath Search Corporation 
32 Sherwood Place 
Greenwich, CT 06830 
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Fastech Resources 
32 Sherwood Place 
Greenwich, CT 06830 
No Web site

Greenwich Chamber of Commerce 
245 East Putnam Ave., Suite 121 
Greenwich, CT 06830 
Fax 203.869.3502 
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Mary Bolger Personnel 
125 Greenwich Avenue, 2nd Floor-Suite 4 
Greenwich, CT 06830 
No Web site

PeopleSource Inc. 
34 East Putnam Avenue 
Greenwich, CT 06830 
No Web site

Utilized Senior Energy 
99 Greenwich Avenue 
Greenwich, CT 06830 
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Woodridge Systems 
209 Bruce Park Avenue 
Greenwich, CT 06830 
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The Business Council of Fairfield County 
One Landmark Square, Suite 230 
Stamford, CT 06901-2679 
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Connecticut State-Wide

Connecticut Department of Labor 
200 Folly Brook Blvd. 
Wethersfield, CT 06109--1114 
Fax 860.263.6529 
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Connecticut State Employees Association 
760 Capital Ave. 
Hartford, CT 06106 
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Connecticut Job Corps Center 
455 Wintergreen Ave. 
New Haven, CT 06515 
Fax 203.392.0299 
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General National Resources

Job Bank USA 
Box 331, 
1417 Sadler Road 
Fernandina Beach, Fl. 32034 
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U.S. Department of Labor 
Frances Perkins Building 
200 Constitution Avenue, N.W. 
Washington, D.C. 20210 
Web site 
150 West 22nd St. 
5th Floor 
New York, NY 10011 
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Executive Recruitment

National Association of Executive Recruiters 
c/o Hall and Associates Ltd. 
One East Wacker Drive, Suite 2600 
Chicago, Illinois 60601 
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Association of Executive Search Consultants 
12 East 41st Street, 17th Floor 
New York, NY 10017 
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700 Fairfield Avenue 
Stamford, CT 06902 
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International Executive Search Federation 
7-10 Adam Street 
The Strand, 
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