Canton Jobs

  • Experienced Truck Drivers - New 4¢ per Mile Increase

    Roehl Transport - Canton, IL

    Need another $5k in YOUR pocket?Heck Yeah! You may already know us as a top paying company— now we are the top paying company! We boosted pay in our Primary Commercial Zone! We...

    from Roehl Transport, Inc - 6 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Canton, IL

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 8 days ago
  • Class A CDL Truck Driver - Dedicated Intermodal Runs with Daily Home Time - 866-534-8794

    Swift Transportation - Canton, IL

    New Dedicated Intermodal Opportunities with Swift Class A CDL Truck Driver - Daily Home Time Available At Swift Transportation, we’re confident that our Dedicated Intermodal...

    from Swift Transportation - 13 days ago
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Canton, Illinois

Canton is the largest city in Fulton County, Illinois in the USA. The population was 15,288 as of the 2000 census.

Canton Careers

Among the most common occupations in Canton are Sales and office occupations, 25%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 25%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 72 percent of workers in Canton, Illinois work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Canton Industries

The leading industries in Canton, Illinois are Educational, health and social services, 23%; Retail trade, 13%; and Manufacturing, 12%. Simply Hired's Canton job listings indicate that the following industries in Canton are hiring the most workers:

Canton Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Canton, Illinois is $25,705, and the median income of households in Canton was $31,011.

Average Salaries in Canton, IL

Canton, IL


According to our Canton Trends data, the number of Canton, Illinois jobs has decreased by 18% since August 2013.
Canton job trends

Canton Employment Statistics

Population of Canton
Total population 15,288
Male 53.66%
Female 46.34%
Median age 37.5
Canton Housing
Owner-occupied homes 69.3%
Median cost of a home $61,500
Median mortgage payment $408
Renter-occupied homes 30.7%
Vacant housing 6.9%
Median monthly rent $405
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $30,519
Median for all female full-time $20,891
Household Income
Less than $10,000 12%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 19%
$25,000 to $34,999 16%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$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 7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 21%
High school graduate 32%
Some college, no degree 22%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 8%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 17%
Currently married 55%
Separated 2%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 17%
White 90%
Black or African American 9%
Asian 0%
Other 1%
Canton Commute
Carpool 14.3%
Public transportation 0.3%
Average travel time 23 minutes

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