Boone Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Boone, IA

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Regional Division As a Regional Team Truck Driver, you can enjoy the life of a truck driver without having to travel across...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • OTR Truck Driver - $1,000 Weekly Minimum Guarantee

    Nussbaum - Boone, IA

    OTR Truck Driver - $1,000 Weekly Minimum Guarantee Earn $0.45+/mile, $56,000+/year (OTR, Home Weekly) " 1 yr exp reqd What kind of trucking job does Nussbaum offer? Over-the-road,...

    from Nussbaum - 1 day ago
  • Aviation Operations Specialist - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Boone, IA

    As an Aviation Operations Specialist in the Army National Guard, your skills and abilities will take flight as you help operate one of the largest fleets of aircraft in the world.

    from Army National Guard - 13 hours ago
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Boone, Iowa

Boone is a city in and the county seat of Boone County , Iowa, United States. It is the principal city of the 'Boone, Iowa Micropolitan Statistical Area' which encompasses all of Boone County, Iowa. This micropolitan statistical area, along with the 'Ames, Iowa Metropolitan Statistical Area' comprise the larger 'Ames-Boone, Iowa Combined Statistical Area'. The population of the city was 12,803 at the 2000 census. Boone is located on the historic Lincoln Highway and was the birthplace of First Lady Mamie Eisenhower. The city has a long railroad history and is home of the tourist Boone and Scenic Valley Railroad. Boone is also the headquarters of the Iowa High School Athletic Association and the Fareway chain of grocery stores. It is also home to a campus of the Des Moines Area Community College. Boone is the home of Kate Shelley, a railroad heroine of the late 19th Century.

Boone Careers

Among the most common occupations in Boone are Sales and office occupations, 27%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 23%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 73 percent of workers in Boone, Iowa work for companies, 16 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Boone Industries

The leading industries in Boone, Iowa are Educational, health and social services, 25%; Retail trade, 16%; and Manufacturing, 10%. Simply Hired's Boone job listings indicate that the following industries in Boone are hiring the most workers:

Boone Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Boone, Iowa is $27,112, and the median income of households in Boone was $38,179.

Average Salaries in Boone, IA

Boone, IA


According to our Boone Trends data, the number of Boone, Iowa jobs has increased by 120% since October 2013.
Boone job trends

Boone Employment Statistics

Population of Boone
Total population 12,803
Male 47.18%
Female 52.82%
Median age 37.7
Boone Housing
Owner-occupied homes 70.2%
Median cost of a home $67,400
Median mortgage payment $464
Renter-occupied homes 29.8%
Vacant housing 4.9%
Median monthly rent $429
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $32,106
Median for all female full-time $22,119
Household Income
Less than $10,000 9%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 14%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 19%
$50,000 to $74,999 24%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 7%
High school graduate 39%
Some college, no degree 24%
Associate's degree 9%
Bachelor's degree 14%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 24%
Currently married 55%
Separated 1%
Widowed 10%
Divorced 10%
White 99%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 1%
Boone Commute
Carpool 12.2%
Public transportation 0.4%
Average travel time 19 minutes

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