Burlington Jobs

  • Warrant Officer: Human Intelligence Collection Technician - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Burlington, NC

    Does your HUMINT experience warrant more? More recognition? More responsibility? More money? Then consider joining the proud tradition of National Guard Warrant Officers in...

    from Army National Guard - 5 days ago
  • Solo Company Tank Truck Driver - CDL-A - OTR

    Indian River Transport - Burlington, NC

    Long haul runs now open for Solo and Team company drivers! Indian River Transport is Now Offering a $1,500 Sign-On Bonus! Operating throughout the 48 contiguous states and Canada,...

    from Indian River Transport - 8 days ago
  • Seasonal Team Member

    Target Brands - Burlington, NC

    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 - 6 days ago
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Burlington, North Carolina

Burlington is a city in North Carolina, a state of the United States of America. It is the principal city of the Burlington, North Carolina Metropolitan Statistical Area which encompasses all of Alamance County. The population was 44,917 at the 2000 census, though the North Carolina Office of State Budget and Management estimated that Burlington's population was 47,295 in 2005. The city hosts the Burlington Royals baseball club of the Appalachian League. Burlington is part of the Piedmont Triad region of the state. Burlington is home to the Burlington Athletic Stadium where scenes from the movie Bull Durham were filmed. Most of the city is located in Alamance County, with a small portion in neighboring Guilford County. Biscuitville, a regional fast food chain, is based in Burlington.

Burlington Careers

Among the most common occupations in Burlington are Management, professional, and related occupations, 28%; Sales and office occupations, 24%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 22%. Approximately 79 percent of workers in Burlington, North Carolina work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Burlington Industries

The leading industries in Burlington, North Carolina are Manufacturing, 26%; Educational, health and social services, 20%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Burlington job listings indicate that the following industries in Burlington are hiring the most workers:

Burlington Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Burlington, North Carolina is $27,082, and the median income of households in Burlington was $35,301.

Average Salaries in Burlington, NC

Burlington, NC


According to our Burlington Trends data, the number of Burlington, North Carolina jobs has increased by 42% since September 2013.
Burlington job trends

Burlington Employment Statistics

Population of Burlington
Total population 44,917
Male 47.01%
Female 52.99%
Median age 36.9
Burlington Housing
Owner-occupied homes 59.4%
Median cost of a home $98,100
Median mortgage payment $657
Renter-occupied homes 40.6%
Vacant housing 6.6%
Median monthly rent $554
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,697
Median for all female full-time $22,466
Household Income
Less than $10,000 12%
$10,000 to $14,999 7%
$15,000 to $24,999 16%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 19%
$75,000 to $99,999 8%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 11%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 15%
High school graduate 29%
Some college, no degree 17%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 16%
Graduate degree 6%
Marital Status
Never married 27%
Currently married 50%
Separated 4%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 10%
White 67%
Black or African American 25%
Asian 2%
Other 6%
Burlington Commute
Carpool 16.5%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 18 minutes