Augusta Jobs

  • Class A CDL Company Truck Driver - Regional Lanes

    Knight Transportation - Augusta, ME

    Company Truck Drivers (Regional Dry Van) What’s your why? Choose the Right Path, Your Path You’re connected to other drivers by a common calling for the road. Beyond that, your...

    from Knight Transportation - 3 days ago
  • CDL A Trucker Drivers without Recent Experience Apply Now

    Western Express - Augusta, ME

    Immediate openings for CDL A truck drivers. If you have been out of driving for more than 3 years and want to get back behind the wheel call now. Most companies require you to go...

    from Western Express - 4 days ago
  • Seasonal Team Member

    Target Brands - Augusta, ME

    Description: An inclusive, energetic culture. Incredible opportunity. A community-focused company. And one of the most powerful brands in the world. You can expect a lot from a...

    from Target Brands, Inc - 8 days ago
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Augusta, Maine

Augusta is the capital of the U.S. state of Maine. It is located on the Kennebec River at the head of navigation or "head of the tide". As of the 2000 census, it had a population of 18,560. It is the county seat of Kennebec County. The center of population of Maine is located in Augusta .

Augusta Careers

Among the most common occupations in Augusta are Management, professional, and related occupations, 31%; Sales and office occupations, 29%; and Service occupations, 15%. Approximately 63 percent of workers in Augusta, Maine work for companies, 26 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Augusta Industries

The leading industries in Augusta, Maine are Educational, health and social services, 19%; Public administration, 14%; and Retail trade, 14%. Simply Hired's Augusta job listings indicate that the following industries in Augusta are hiring the most workers:

Augusta Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Augusta, Maine is $26,878, and the median income of households in Augusta was $29,921.

Average Salaries in Augusta, ME

Augusta, ME


According to our Augusta Trends data, the number of Augusta, Maine jobs has increased by 10% since September 2013.
Augusta job trends

Augusta Employment Statistics

Population of Augusta
Total population 18,560
Male 47.33%
Female 52.67%
Median age 40.3
Augusta Housing
Owner-occupied homes 54.5%
Median cost of a home $80,500
Median mortgage payment $524
Renter-occupied homes 45.5%
Vacant housing 9.7%
Median monthly rent $427
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,209
Median for all female full-time $22,548
Household Income
Less than $10,000 15%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$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 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10%
High school graduate 37%
Some college, no degree 18%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 13%
Graduate degree 7%
Marital Status
Never married 26%
Currently married 48%
Separated 2%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 16%
White 97%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Augusta Commute
Carpool 13.8%
Public transportation 1.2%
Average travel time 17 minutes