What kind of jobs are there in Hartford, CT?

Insurance and financial services companies are prominent in Hartford. Aetna Inc., The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. and The Travelers Indemnity Co. are some of the major employers in these sectors. Several other industries have also built large presences in Hartford, including aerospace and health care. United Technologies Corp., Hartford Hospital, and St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center employ a significant number of residents. The state government is also a major employer.

Job Market Index

Index Score: 7.6 /10

How we calculate this.

Hartford has a healthier job market than similarly sized metro areas.

Average Annual Salary



Unemployment Rate 2019

of people are without a job

0.1 % higher than national average.

Unemployment Rate Over Time

Data sourced from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.