Bishop Jobs

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

    C.R. England - Dyer, NV

    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 - 7 days ago
  • Physical Therapist - Home Health - (PT - HH)

    Club Staffing - Bishop, CA

    Home healthcare company is seeking a self starting, highly motivated Physical Therapist to join the team. Therapist will treat an Adult population seeing approximately 5.5...

    from Club Staffing - 27 days ago
  • Flatbed Truck Driver – Class A CDL

    Swift Transportation - Bishop, CA

    Experienced Flatbed Drivers Wanted! INCREASED MILEAGE PAY: Our Flatbed Truck Drivers are now earning more per mile! At Swift Transportation, we know that consistency is crucial...

    from Swift Transportation - 30+ days ago
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Bishop, California

Bishop is a city in Inyo County, California, USA. The population was 3,575 at the 2000 census. The town was named after Bishop Creek, flowing out of the Sierra Nevada: the creek was named after Samuel Addison Bishop, a settler in the Owens Valley. Bishop is known as the "Mule Capitol of the World" and a week long festival called Mule Days has been held since 1969 on the week of Memorial Day, celebrating the contributions of pack mules to the area. The festival attracts many tourists, primarily from the Southern California area. Bishop is well known in the rock climbing community. Near the city are numerous climbing spots that attract visitors from around the world. Bishop was the home of Galen Rowell, and his wife Barbara, before their untimely death at the Eastern Sierra Regional Airport. Stuntman and NASCAR driver Stanton Barrett also calls Bishop home. Matt Williams, former Major League Baseball 3rd baseman and slugger, was also born in Bishop.

Bishop Careers

Among the most common occupations in Bishop are Sales and office occupations, 26%; Service occupations, 24%; and Management, professional, and related occupations, 22%. Approximately 64 percent of workers in Bishop, California work for companies, 23 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Bishop Industries

The leading industries in Bishop, California are Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 20%; Educational, health and social services, 17%; and Retail trade, 14%. Simply Hired's Bishop job listings indicate that the following industries in Bishop are hiring the most workers:

Bishop Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Bishop, California is $23,989, and the median income of households in Bishop was $27,338.

Average Salaries in Bishop, CA

Bishop, CA


According to our Bishop Trends data, the number of Bishop, California jobs has increased by 197% since September 2013.
Bishop job trends

Bishop Employment Statistics

Population of Bishop
Total population 3,575
Male 47.86%
Female 52.14%
Median age 39.9
Bishop Housing
Owner-occupied homes 41.6%
Median cost of a home $145,200
Median mortgage payment $753
Renter-occupied homes 58.4%
Vacant housing 9.8%
Median monthly rent $540
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $23,433
Median for all female full-time $24,545
Household Income
Less than $10,000 16%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 20%
$25,000 to $34,999 18%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 10%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 6%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 17%
High school graduate 32%
Some college, no degree 25%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 7%
Graduate degree 5%
Marital Status
Never married 20%
Currently married 44%
Separated 4%
Widowed 13%
Divorced 19%
White 89%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 1%
Other 9%
Bishop Commute
Carpool 20.7%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 14 minutes