Checotah Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Checotah, OK

    C.R. England is now hiring Company Over the Road Truck Drivers. With this truck driving job you can expect competitive miles and pay with industry leading benefits. Join one of...

    from C.R. England - 14 days ago
  • Dedicated Truck Driver CDL

    Nussbaum - Checotah, OK

    What kind of trucking job does Nussbaum offer? Dedicated Truck Driver Position. Excellent home time. Strong Pay! Consistent, predictable freight. We require 1 year of driving...

    from Nussbaum - 1 day ago
  • Flatbed Owner Operator Truck Drivers 1-866-538-3896

    CRST Malone - Checotah, OK

    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 - 13 days ago
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Checotah, Oklahoma

Checotah is a city in McIntosh County, Oklahoma, United States, named for the first elected Chief of the Creek Nation after the Civil War, Samuel Checote. Checotah is home to a large number of antique malls, a Civil War battle site and a downtown historic district. Checotah claims to be Steerwrestling Capital of the World. It is the hometown of 2005 American Idol winner Carrie Underwood and country music singer Mel McDaniel as well as Paul H. Carr, the WWII naval hero, for whom the USS Carr is named. The telephone area code is 918 and the postal ZIP code is 74426.

Checotah Careers

Among the most common occupations in Checotah are Sales and office occupations, 26%; Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 19%; and Management, professional, and related occupations, 18%. Approximately 67 percent of workers in Checotah, Oklahoma work for companies, 12 percent work for the government and 8 percent are self-employed.

Checotah Industries

The leading industries in Checotah, Oklahoma are Retail trade, 16%; Educational, health and social services, 14%; and Manufacturing, 10%. Simply Hired's Checotah job listings indicate that the following industries in Checotah are hiring the most workers:

Checotah Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Checotah, Oklahoma is $21,696, and the median income of households in Checotah was $22,029.

Average Salaries in Checotah, OK

Checotah, OK


According to our Checotah Trends data, the number of Checotah, Oklahoma jobs has increased by 72% since September 2013.
Checotah job trends

Checotah Employment Statistics

Population of Checotah
Total population 3,481
Male 43.72%
Female 56.28%
Median age 38.7
Checotah Housing
Owner-occupied homes 60.4%
Median cost of a home $50,500
Median mortgage payment $399
Renter-occupied homes 39.6%
Vacant housing 11.9%
Median monthly rent $388
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $26,094
Median for all female full-time $17,298
Household Income
Less than $10,000 18%
$10,000 to $14,999 17%
$15,000 to $24,999 20%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 13%
$50,000 to $74,999 11%
$75,000 to $99,999 3%
$100,000 to $149,999 2%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 14%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 23%
High school graduate 31%
Some college, no degree 16%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 7%
Graduate degree 5%
Marital Status
Never married 17%
Currently married 55%
Separated 2%
Widowed 14%
Divorced 11%
White 74%
Black or African American 8%
Asian 0%
Other 18%
Checotah Commute
Carpool 16.4%
Public transportation 0.9%
Average travel time 25 minutes