Chapel Hill Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Chapel Hill, NC

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Regional Division As a Regional Team Truck Driver, you can enjoy the life of a truck driver without having to travel across...

    from C.R. England - 12 days ago
  • Critical Care Nurse

    U.S. Air Force - Chapel Hill, NC

    Critical Care Nurse U.S. Air Force Position Summary You earned the degree - now get the respect. Nurses are vital to quality patient care, and in the Air Force, they're treated...

    from U.S. Air Force - 13 hours ago
  • Class A CDL Company Truck Driver - Regional Lanes

    Knight Transportation - Chapel Hill, NC

    Company Truck Drivers (Regional Dry Van) What’s your why? Choose the Right Path, Your Path You’re connected to other drivers by a common calling for the road. Beyond that, your...

    from Knight Transportation - 1 day ago
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Chapel Hill is a town in North Carolina and the home of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill , the oldest state-supported university in the United States. As of the 2000 census, it had a population of 48,715. As of 2004 its estimated population was 52,440. The 2005 Metropolitan Population was: 1,509,560, for The US Office of Management and Budget's Metropolitan Combined Statistical Area known as Raleigh-Durham-Cary . Chapel Hill, Durham and Raleigh make up the three corners of the Research Triangle, so named in 1959 with the creation of the Research Triangle Park, a research park between Durham and Raleigh. Since the early 1980s, the bedroom community of Cary, near Raleigh, has grown to be more than twice the size of Chapel Hill.

Chapel Hill Careers

Among the most common occupations in Chapel Hill are Management, professional, and related occupations, 54%; Sales and office occupations, 22%; and Service occupations, 13%. Approximately 56 percent of workers in Chapel Hill, North Carolina work for companies, 35 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Chapel Hill Industries

The leading industries in Chapel Hill, North Carolina are Educational, health and social services, 42%; Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 12%; and Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 11%. Simply Hired's Chapel Hill job listings indicate that the following industries in Chapel Hill are hiring the most workers:

Chapel Hill Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Chapel Hill, North Carolina is $41,588, and the median income of households in Chapel Hill was $39,140.

Average Salaries in Chapel Hill, NC

Chapel Hill, NC


According to our Chapel Hill Trends data, the number of Chapel Hill, North Carolina jobs has increased by 63% since September 2013.
Chapel Hill job trends

Chapel Hill Employment Statistics

Population of Chapel Hill
Total population 48,715
Male 45.08%
Female 54.92%
Median age 24.0
Chapel Hill Housing
Owner-occupied homes 42.9%
Median cost of a home $229,100
Median mortgage payment $1,093
Renter-occupied homes 57.1%
Vacant housing 6.2%
Median monthly rent $690
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $50,258
Median for all female full-time $32,917
Household Income
Less than $10,000 18%
$10,000 to $14,999 6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 13%
$50,000 to $74,999 13%
$75,000 to $99,999 8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10%
$150,000 to $199,999 5%
$200,000 or more 5%
Less than 9th grade 2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3%
High school graduate 6%
Some college, no degree 11%
Associate's degree 3%
Bachelor's degree 33%
Graduate degree 40%
Marital Status
Never married 57%
Currently married 34%
Separated 1%
Widowed 4%
Divorced 5%
White 79%
Black or African American 12%
Asian 7%
Other 2%
Chapel Hill Commute
Carpool 9.3%
Public transportation 6.5%
Average travel time 18 minutes