Byron Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Byron, IL

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Dedicated Division As a Dedicated Team, you will carry freight for one customer, and one customer only. Dedicated Team...

    from C.R. England - 11 days ago
  • Class A CDL Truck Driver – OTR- 866-501-7096

    Hogan - Byron, IL

    Class A CDL truck drivers, our Over the Road routes will keep you driving and give you quality home time! We have a run in your area. Know where your next mile is coming from.

    from Hogan - 15 days ago
  • Flatbed Owner Operator Truck Drivers 1-866-538-3896

    CRST Malone - Byron, IL

    Flatbed Owner Operators... DON’T JUST DRIVE, BELONG! $248,446Top Income Call a recruiter today and learn more about how we take care of our people. $2000 Sign-On...

    from CRST Malone - 10 days ago
Provided by Wikipedia

Byron, Illinois

Byron is a city in Ogle County, Illinois, United States located on the Iowa, Chicago and Eastern Railroad, Illinois Route 72, and Illinois Route 2. The population was 2,917 at the 2000 census. The population was 3,582 in the July 2005 estimate census, and 3,865 in the city's own census in 2006. The Byron Nuclear Generating Station, currently owned by Exelon Corporation, is just south of Byron. The station provides a great deal of the electricity used in northern Illinois and also a great deal of property taxes for the community. The public schools in the community have heavily benefitted from these taxes as the school facilities are the best in proportion to the number of students in the region. The town is also the birthplace of Albert Spalding and Wilson Irvine.

Byron Careers

Among the most common occupations in Byron are Management, professional, and related occupations, 26%; Sales and office occupations, 23%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 17%. Approximately 78 percent of workers in Byron, Illinois work for companies, 12 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Byron Industries

The leading industries in Byron, Illinois are Manufacturing, 24%; Educational, health and social services, 17%; and Retail trade, 10%. Simply Hired's Byron job listings indicate that the following industries in Byron are hiring the most workers:

Byron Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Byron, Illinois is $31,894, and the median income of households in Byron was $37,027.

Average Salaries in Byron, IL

Byron, IL


According to our Byron Trends data, the number of Byron, Illinois jobs has decreased by 47% since September 2013.
Byron job trends

Byron Employment Statistics

Population of Byron
Total population 2,917
Male 46.90%
Female 53.10%
Median age 34.3
Byron Housing
Owner-occupied homes 60.0%
Median cost of a home $103,200
Median mortgage payment $636
Renter-occupied homes 40.0%
Vacant housing 4.0%
Median monthly rent $568
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $40,568
Median for all female full-time $23,221
Household Income
Less than $10,000 9%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10%
$25,000 to $34,999 19%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 22%
$75,000 to $99,999 10%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8%
High school graduate 39%
Some college, no degree 28%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 10%
Graduate degree 3%
Marital Status
Never married 22%
Currently married 57%
Separated 1%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 13%
White 99%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 0%
Byron Commute
Carpool 6.2%
Public transportation 0.3%
Average travel time 22 minutes