Atchison Jobs

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

    C.R. England - Atchison, KS

    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 - Atchison, KS

    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
  • Insurance Sales Agent

    Platinum Supplemental Insurance - Atchison, KS

    For nearly 20 years, Platinum Supplemental Insurance has been one of the most innovative marketers of supplemental insurance products in the Midwest. Platinum has developed simple...

    from Platinum Supplemental Insurance - 2 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

$26,000
 

According to our Atchison Trends data, the number of Atchison, Kansas jobs has decreased by 2% since July 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%
  
Education
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%
  
Race
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