Brookings Jobs

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

    C.R. England - Brookings, OR

    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
  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Brookings, OR

    C.R. England is now hiring Dedicated Truck Drivers. C.R. Englands Dedicated division is growing at a rapid pace and we need Company Truck Drivers to fill the need As a Dedicated...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Flatbed Truck Driver – Class A CDL

    Swift Transportation - Brookings, OR

    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 - 19 days ago
Provided by Wikipedia

Brookings, Oregon

Brookings is a city in Curry County, Oregon, United States. It was named after John E. Brookings, president of the Brookings Lumber and Box Company, which founded the city in 1908. The population was 5,447 at the 2000 census. As of 2006, Brookings had a population of over 6,315 within the city limits. The total population of the Brookings area is over 13,000, which includes Harbor , and others. There have been numerous proposals to annex the nearby unincorporated areas into Brookings; while most attempts failed over the years, one large area north of town owned by Borax has succeeded. This development has the potential to add approximately 1000 homes over the next 20 years, although developers expect many of them to be occupied only seasonally. Due to its location, Brookings is subject to winter temperatures considered unseasonably warm for the Oregon Coast. Temperatures can reach 70 to 80 degrees Fahrenheit throughout the year. This is due in part to the marine influences from...more

Brookings Careers

Among the most common occupations in Brookings are Sales and office occupations, 24%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 24%; and Service occupations, 22%. Approximately 65 percent of workers in Brookings, Oregon work for companies, 20 percent work for the government and 9 percent are self-employed.

Brookings Industries

The leading industries in Brookings, Oregon are Retail trade, 16%; Educational, health and social services, 13%; and Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 12%. Simply Hired's Brookings job listings indicate that the following industries in Brookings are hiring the most workers:

Brookings Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Brookings, Oregon is $27,832, and the median income of households in Brookings was $31,656.
 

Average Salaries in Brookings, OR

Brookings, OR

$28,000
 

Brookings Employment Statistics

Population of Brookings
Total population 5,447
Male 47.46%
Female 52.54%
Median age 43.1
  
Brookings Housing
Owner-occupied homes 56.9%
Median cost of a home $145,100
Median mortgage payment $749
Renter-occupied homes 43.1%
Vacant housing 11.7%
Median monthly rent $597
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $33,073
Median for all female full-time $22,591
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 11%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 18%
$25,000 to $34,999 17%
$35,000 to $49,999 18%
$50,000 to $74,999 18%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 0%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 12%
High school graduate 35%
Some college, no degree 26%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 5%
  
Marital Status
Never married 12%
Currently married 59%
Separated 1%
Widowed 12%
Divorced 16%
  
Race
White 94%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 1%
Other 4%
  
Brookings Commute
Carpool 14.8%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 12 minutes