Albany Jobs

  • Construction

    U.S. Navy Reserve - Abilene, TX

    The Navy Construction Battalion (Seabees) build structures of all kinds in just about every environment. They work at Navy bases throughout the country, and may be called to work...

    from U.S. Navy Reserve - 4 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Albany, TX

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 3 days ago
  • Flatbed Truck Driver – Class A CDL

    Swift Transportation - Albany, TX

    Experienced Flatbed Drivers Wanted! INCREASED MILEAGE PAY: Our Flatbed Truck Drivers are now earning more per mile! At Swift Transportation, we know that consistency is crucial...

    from Swift Transportation - 30+ days ago
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Albany, Texas

Albany is a city in Shackelford County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,921 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Shackelford County . It was named in 1873 by county clerk William Cruger after his former home of Albany, Georgia.

Albany Careers

Among the most common occupations in Albany are Management, professional, and related occupations, 31%; Sales and office occupations, 26%; and Service occupations, 16%. Approximately 64 percent of workers in Albany, Texas work for companies, 22 percent work for the government and 13 percent are self-employed.

Albany Industries

The leading industries in Albany, Texas are Educational, health and social services, 21%; Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining, 15%; and Public administration, 10%. 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, Texas is $23,128, and the median income of households in Albany was $31,563.

Average Salaries in Albany, TX

Albany, TX


According to our Albany Trends data, the number of Albany, Texas jobs has decreased by 90% since August 2013.
Albany job trends

Albany Employment Statistics

Population of Albany
Total population 1,921
Male 46.49%
Female 53.51%
Median age 39.4
Albany Housing
Owner-occupied homes 82.2%
Median cost of a home $42,900
Median mortgage payment $456
Renter-occupied homes 17.8%
Vacant housing 15.2%
Median monthly rent $443
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $28,846
Median for all female full-time $17,411
Household Income
Less than $10,000 11%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 19%
$25,000 to $34,999 17%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$75,000 to $99,999 8%
$100,000 to $149,999 2%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 14%
High school graduate 30%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 15%
Graduate degree 6%
Marital Status
Never married 16%
Currently married 64%
Separated 1%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 9%
White 94%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 0%
Other 5%
Albany Commute
Carpool 12.8%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 23 minutes