Atchison Jobs

  • Truck Driver - Company Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Atchison, KS

    C.R. England is now hiring Regional Truck Drivers. With C.R. England Regional, instead of driving across the nation, you can enjoy the local feel of driving a specific region. As...

    from C.R. England - 2 days ago
  • CDL-A Owner Operator Truck Drivers

    Minstar Transport - Atchison, KS

    Owner Operators: Minstar has CDL-A Truck Driving Positions Available in your area! MinStar Transport is offering a new pay package for Owner Operator Truck Drivers and a new...

    from Minstar Transport - 4 days ago
  • Class A CDL Owner Operator HHG Truck Drivers

    Graebel Van Lines - Atchison, KS

    HOUSEHOLD GOODS/RELOCATION Truck Driving Professional “Movers” Needed Today at Graebel When you accept a job as a CDL Truck Driver/Mover with Graebel, you will be responsible for...

    from Graebel Van Lines - 12 days ago
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Atchison, Kansas

Two views of a pedestrian mall on Commercial Street in downtown Atchison Atchison is a city situated along the Missouri River in the eastern part of Atchison County, located in northeast Kansas, in the Central United States. The population was estimated to be 10,169 in the year 2005. It is the county seat and most populous city of Atchison County. The city is named in honor of David Rice Atchison, United States senator from Missouri, and was the original eastern terminus of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad. Atchison was the birthplace of aviatrix Amelia Earhart: the Amelia Earhart Festival held each July annually attracts an estimated 30,000–50,000 people. Atchison is also the home of Benedictine College, a small Catholic liberal-arts college. It is often called one of the most haunted places in America.

Atchison Careers

Among the most common occupations in Atchison are Management, professional, and related occupations, 29%; Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 19%; and Sales and office occupations, 19%. Approximately 72 percent of workers in Atchison, Kansas work for companies, 14 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Atchison Industries

The leading industries in Atchison, Kansas are Educational, health and social services, 28%; Manufacturing, 16%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Atchison job listings indicate that the following industries in Atchison are hiring the most workers:

Atchison Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Atchison, Kansas is $25,644, and the median income of households in Atchison was $31,109.

Average Salaries in Atchison, KS

Atchison, KS


According to our Atchison Trends data, the number of Atchison, Kansas jobs has decreased by 2% since September 2013.
Atchison job trends

Atchison Employment Statistics

Population of Atchison
Total population 10,232
Male 46.79%
Female 53.21%
Median age 34.7
Atchison Housing
Owner-occupied homes 66.6%
Median cost of a home $52,200
Median mortgage payment $409
Renter-occupied homes 33.4%
Vacant housing 8.5%
Median monthly rent $370
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,027
Median for all female full-time $20,262
Household Income
Less than $10,000 13%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 18%
$25,000 to $34,999 16%
$35,000 to $49,999 23%
$50,000 to $74,999 13%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10%
High school graduate 37%
Some college, no degree 23%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 9%
Marital Status
Never married 30%
Currently married 48%
Separated 1%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 13%
White 90%
Black or African American 8%
Asian 0%
Other 1%
Atchison Commute
Carpool 12.1%
Public transportation 0.6%
Average travel time 18 minutes