Albany Jobs

  • Construction Superintendent/QC/SSHO

    Hollon Contracting - Albany, GA

    Hollon Contracting is a Government Prime Contractor with projects on military installations across the southeast. We are looking for a qualified, experienced Construction...

    from Hollon Contracting, LLC - 21 days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Albany, GA

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Regional Division As a Regional Team Truck Driver, you can enjoy the life of a truck driver without having to travel across...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Power-Generation Equipment Repairer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Albany, GA

    Add power to your resume in the Army National Guard's Power-Generation Equipment Repairer specialty. As a Power-Generation Equipment Repairer, you will ensure that the Army...

    from Army National Guard - 2 days ago
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Albany, Georgia

Albany is a city located in southwest Georgia. It is the principal city of the Albany, Georgia Metropolitan Statistical Area and the county seat of Dougherty County .

Albany Economy

Although Albany has expanded considerably in the past few decades, it is still able to retain the population and environment of a Southern town. Today, although the city is still surrounded by pecan groves, pine trees, farms and plantations, almost none of the population is employed in agriculture. Health care, education and the Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany are the largest employers. Manufacturing, transportation, and retail trade are also important foundations of Albany's economy and the city acts as a hub for commerce in southwest Georgia. Top ten employers in Dougherty County * Phoebe Putney Health Systems * Procter & Gamble * Cooper Tire & Rubber Company * Albany State University * Miller Brewing Company * Merck & Co., Inc. * Teleperformance USA * Coats and Clark, Inc. * Palmyra Medical Centers * BellSouth Telecommunications Other notable companies *Georgia Pacific Corp. *Masterfoods USA *Thrush Aircraft

Albany Careers

Among the most common occupations in Albany are Management, professional, and related occupations, 30%; Sales and office occupations, 21%; and Service occupations, 13%. Approximately 58 percent of workers in Albany, Georgia work for companies, 20 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Albany Industries

The leading industries in Albany, Georgia are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 25%; Retail trade, 10%; and Manufacturing, 8%. Simply Hired's Albany job listings indicate that the following industries in Albany are hiring the most workers:

Albany Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Albany, Georgia is $34,164, and the median income of households in Albany was $36,532.

Average Salaries in Albany, GA

Albany, GA


According to our Albany Trends data, the number of Albany, Georgia jobs has decreased by 16% since October 2013.
Albany job trends

Albany Employment Statistics

Population of Albany
Total population 74,040
Male 44.93%
Female 55.07%
Median age 33.1
Albany Housing
Owner-occupied homes 41.7%
Median cost of a home $94,400
Median mortgage payment $676
Renter-occupied homes 58.3%
Vacant housing 12.7%
Median monthly rent $547
Average Income
Median for all workers $23,150
Median for all male full-time $40,912
Median for all female full-time $27,417
Household Income
Less than $10,000 15%
$10,000 to $14,999 12%
$15,000 to $24,999 12%
$25,000 to $34,999 9%
$35,000 to $49,999 19%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 3%
Less than 9th grade 7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 14%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 22%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 15%
Graduate degree 8%
Marital Status
Never married 37%
Currently married 38%
Separated 6%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 12%
White 0%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 100%
Albany Commute
Carpool 15.3%
Public transportation 0.8%
Average travel time 17 minutes