What kind of jobs are there in Manchester, NH?

Health care and education are two major employment sectors in Manchester – Elliott Hospital, Catholic Medical Center and Southern New Hampshire University are among the area's largest employers. Residents in the financial industry will find opportunities here at financial institutions like TD Bank, Citizens Bank, and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield.

However, thousands of Manchester residents commute to other metro areas for work, including Concord and Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and Boston. 

Job Market Index

Index Score: 7.7 /10

How we calculate this.

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

Average Annual Salary



Unemployment Rate 2019

of people are without a job

1.3% lower than national average

Unemployment Rate Over Time

Data sourced from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.