Brownsville Jobs

  • Physician Assistant

    Rio Valley Dermatology - Brownsville, TX

    Busy Dermatology Practice looking for bilingual physician assistant. Previous experience not required. Attention: Anita. NO Headhunters. Please apply personally.

    from Rio Valley Dermatology - 11 days ago
  • Nuclear Operations

    U.S. Navy - Brownsville, TX

    Nuclear Operations personnel operate, control and maintain the state-of-the-art components that power Navy aircraft carriers and submarines. This involves doing anything from...

    from U.S. Navy - 1 day ago
  • Clinical Social Worker

    U.S. Air Force - Brownsville, TX

    Clinical Social Worker U.S. Air Force Position Summary This isn't your average social work job. As a U.S. Air Force Clinical Social Worker, you'll have the important...

    from U.S. Air Force - 6 hours ago
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Brownsville, Texas

Brownsville is a city in Cameron County, Texas, United States, the southernmost city in Texas. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 139,722. As of 2005, U.S. Census estimates put Brownsville at a population of 167,493. It is the county seat of Cameron County .

Brownsville Careers

Among the most common occupations in Brownsville are Sales and office occupations, 28%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 21%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 62 percent of workers in Brownsville, Texas work for companies, 19 percent work for the government and 8 percent are self-employed.

Brownsville Industries

The leading industries in Brownsville, Texas are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 23%; Retail trade, 16%; and Construction, 7%. Simply Hired's Brownsville job listings indicate that the following industries in Brownsville are hiring the most workers:

Brownsville Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Brownsville, Texas is $22,118, and the median income of households in Brownsville was $24,207.

Average Salaries in Brownsville, TX

Brownsville, TX


According to our Brownsville Trends data, the number of Brownsville, Texas jobs has decreased by 12% since September 2013.
Brownsville job trends

Brownsville Employment Statistics

Population of Brownsville
Total population 171,528
Male 47.69%
Female 52.31%
Median age 25.4
Brownsville Housing
Owner-occupied homes 62.6%
Median cost of a home $65,000
Median mortgage payment $580
Renter-occupied homes 37.4%
Vacant housing 11.3%
Median monthly rent $505
Average Income
Median for all workers $16,505
Median for all male full-time $24,295
Median for all female full-time $19,942
Household Income
Less than $10,000 22%
$10,000 to $14,999 12%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 11%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 25%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 15%
High school graduate 23%
Some college, no degree 16%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 10%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 30%
Currently married 55%
Separated 5%
Widowed 4%
Divorced 6%
White 82%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 18%
Brownsville Commute
Carpool 11.4%
Public transportation 1.8%
Average travel time 18 minutes