Altus Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Altus, OK

    C.R. England is now hiring Company Over the Road Truck Drivers. With this truck driving job you can expect competitive miles and pay with industry leading benefits. Join one of...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Altus, OK

    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 - 7 days ago
  • Now Hiring Student Drivers -- CDL Class A Driver Classes Start Weekly

    Swift Transportation - Altus, OK

    Now Hiring Student Drivers New CDL Class A Driver Classes Starting Weekly. Earn Your CDL Class A License and Get On The Road to a Successful Truck Driving Career! Jumpstart...

    from Swift Transportation - 18 days ago
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Altus, Oklahoma

Altus is a city in Jackson County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 21,447 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Jackson County . Altus is home to Altus Air Force Base, the United States Air Force's training base for pilots and aircrew in the C-5, C-17, and KC-135. It is also home to Western Oklahoma State College and Southwest Technology Center.

Altus Careers

Among the most common occupations in Altus are Management, professional, and related occupations, 26%; Sales and office occupations, 23%; and Service occupations, 20%. Approximately 60 percent of workers in Altus, Oklahoma work for companies, 27 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Altus Industries

The leading industries in Altus, Oklahoma are Educational, health and social services, 25%; Public administration, 13%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Altus job listings indicate that the following industries in Altus are hiring the most workers:

Altus Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Altus, Oklahoma is $23,448, and the median income of households in Altus was $30,217.

Average Salaries in Altus, OK

Altus, OK


According to our Altus Trends data, the number of Altus, Oklahoma jobs has decreased by 28% since August 2013.
Altus job trends

Altus Employment Statistics

Population of Altus
Total population 21,447
Male 49.72%
Female 50.28%
Median age 31.6
Altus Housing
Owner-occupied homes 54.0%
Median cost of a home $62,200
Median mortgage payment $455
Renter-occupied homes 46.0%
Vacant housing 14.8%
Median monthly rent $435
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $28,041
Median for all female full-time $18,856
Household Income
Less than $10,000 12%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 18%
$25,000 to $34,999 16%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 14%
High school graduate 25%
Some college, no degree 24%
Associate's degree 10%
Bachelor's degree 12%
Graduate degree 8%
Marital Status
Never married 21%
Currently married 60%
Separated 2%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 11%
White 75%
Black or African American 11%
Asian 1%
Other 12%
Altus Commute
Carpool 11.1%
Public transportation 0.5%
Average travel time 12 minutes