Altus Jobs

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

    C.R. England - Altus, OK

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers. Have you always wanted to become a truck driver, but dont like the sound of a solo life on the road Try Team Driving Whether you...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Multiple Launch Rocket System Repairer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Altus, OK

    As an essential member of the weapons maintenance team, the Army National Guard Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) Repairer keeps the MLRS, a self-propelled launcher-loader...

    from Army National Guard - 7 days ago
  • Dedicated CDL-A Owner Operator Truck Drivers

    Hub Group Trucking - Altus, OK

    Oklahoma Class A Independent Truck Driver Hub Group Trucking, formerly Comtrak Logistics, offers drivers more than just truck driving jobs, we offer them careers. We know that...

    from Hub Group Trucking - 4 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 July 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