Abilene Jobs

  • Account Executive(Relo) Office in Camas, WA

    Fisher Investments - Abilene, TX

    "***This job sits in our office in Camas WA*** Want to work in a sales environment but not have to cold call? Are you targeting finance or financial services for your next...

    from Fisher Investments - 11 hours ago
  • CDL-A Company Truck Driver

    Interstate Distributor Company - Abilene, TX

    Company Drivers Interstate offers professional truck drivers 11 different job types and 6 different home time options to help you meet the demands of your life. We offer...

    from Interstate Distributor Company - 12 hours ago
  • Medical Surgical Registered Nurse – RN – Med/Surg RN

    Bay Area Regional Medical Center - Abilene, TX

    Bay Area Regional Medical Center is currently seeking Medical Surgical RNs in Webster, TX, a suburb of Houston! The Med/Surg RN is responsible for assessing, planning,...

    from Bay Area Regional Medical Center - 21 hours ago
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Abilene, Texas

Abilene is a city in Taylor County, Texas, United States, in the central portion of the state. The population was 115,930 at the 2000 census. It is the principal city of the Abilene, Texas Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a 2006 estimated population of 158,063. It is the county seat of Taylor County. Dyess Air Force Base is located to the west of the city. Abilene is located off Interstate 20, between exits 279 on its western edge and 292 on the east. Abilene is 150 miles west of Fort Worth, Texas The city is looped by I-20 to the north, US 277/83 on the west, and FM 322 to the east. A railroad divides the city down the center into north and south. The downtown area is on the north side of the railroad. The newest parts of the city seem to be growing to the southwest and south following US 83/84 and in the northeast at I-20 and SH 351. There are two lakes in the city, one on the western edge of Abilene Regional Airport, and the other on the southeast corner of US-83/84 &...more

Abilene Careers

Among the most common occupations in Abilene are Management, professional, and related occupations, 29%; Service occupations, 23%; and Sales and office occupations, 22%. Approximately 65 percent of workers in Abilene, Texas work for companies, 21 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Abilene Industries

The leading industries in Abilene, Texas are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 30%; Retail trade, 9%; and Public administration, 9%. Simply Hired's Abilene job listings indicate that the following industries in Abilene are hiring the most workers:

Abilene Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Abilene, Texas is $28,587, and the median income of households in Abilene was $35,246.

Average Salaries in Abilene, TX

Abilene, TX


According to our Abilene Trends data, the number of Abilene, Texas jobs has not changed since September 2013.
Abilene job trends

Abilene Employment Statistics

Population of Abilene
Total population 105,165
Male 47.67%
Female 52.33%
Median age 32.3
Abilene Housing
Owner-occupied homes 57.5%
Median cost of a home $71,500
Median mortgage payment $615
Renter-occupied homes 42.5%
Vacant housing 8.4%
Median monthly rent $622
Average Income
Median for all workers $21,046
Median for all male full-time $32,324
Median for all female full-time $24,850
Household Income
Less than $10,000 10%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15%
$25,000 to $34,999 16%
$35,000 to $49,999 18%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 6%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10%
High school graduate 29%
Some college, no degree 26%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 16%
Graduate degree 8%
Marital Status
Never married 25%
Currently married 53%
Separated 2%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 12%
White 79%
Black or African American 7%
Asian 2%
Other 12%
Abilene Commute
Carpool 12.7%
Public transportation 0.6%
Average travel time 15 minutes