Ashland Jobs

  • Plumber (part-time)

    Army National Guard - Ashland, WI

    As a Plumber in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while installing and maintaining pipe systems in the Army National...

    from Army National Guard - 2 days ago
  • Truck Driver - Class A CDL Driver 1-855-876-6080 (ASHLAND)

    Knight Refrigerated - Ashland, WI

    Talk with a recruiter now855-876-6080Class A CDL Company Truck Driver JobsBattling to the death for ModernEquipment is not required hereAt Knight Refrigerated, our Class A CDL...

    from Knight Refrigerated - 2 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Ashland, WI

    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
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Ashland, Wisconsin

Ashland is a city in the U.S. state of Wisconsin, located mostly in Ashland County but extending into Bayfield County as well. The city is a port on Lake Superior. The population was 8,620 at the 2000 census. There is also a Town of Ashland in Ashland County located about 15 miles southeast of the city. Northland College is located in Ashland. The city of Ashland sits on the junction of U.S. Highway 2 and Wisc. Highway 13. The harbor of Ashland is dominated by the massive Soo Line Ore Dock, built in 1916. the last of what were once many such docks, the concrete structure is 80 feet high and 75 feet wide and in 1925 the dock was extended to 1800 feet; it was last used to ship ore in 1965.

Ashland Careers

Among the most common occupations in Ashland are Management, professional, and related occupations, 27%; Sales and office occupations, 22%; and Service occupations, 21%. Approximately 72 percent of workers in Ashland, Wisconsin work for companies, 13 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Ashland Industries

The leading industries in Ashland, Wisconsin are Educational, health and social services, 29%; Retail trade, 12%; and Manufacturing, 11%. Simply Hired's Ashland job listings indicate that the following industries in Ashland are hiring the most workers:

Ashland Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Ashland, Wisconsin is $25,524, and the median income of households in Ashland was $30,853.

Average Salaries in Ashland, WI

Ashland, WI


According to our Ashland Trends data, the number of Ashland, Wisconsin jobs has decreased by 15% since October 2013.
Ashland job trends

Ashland Employment Statistics

Population of Ashland
Total population 8,620
Male 47.70%
Female 52.30%
Median age 36.4
Ashland Housing
Owner-occupied homes 62.5%
Median cost of a home $64,000
Median mortgage payment $446
Renter-occupied homes 37.5%
Vacant housing 7.0%
Median monthly rent $410
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $30,122
Median for all female full-time $20,926
Household Income
Less than $10,000 16%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 15%
$25,000 to $34,999 17%
$35,000 to $49,999 19%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8%
High school graduate 37%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 13%
Graduate degree 8%
Marital Status
Never married 30%
Currently married 48%
Separated 1%
Widowed 10%
Divorced 10%
White 92%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 7%
Ashland Commute
Carpool 9.6%
Public transportation 0.2%
Average travel time 12 minutes