Clay Center Jobs

  • Light-Wheel Vehicle Mechanic - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Clay Center, KS

    Got a knack for keeping cars and trucks on the road? Then join the Army National Guard as a Light-Wheel Vehicle Mechanic and help keep freedom moving forward. As a Light-Wheel...

    from Army National Guard - 6 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Clay Center, KS

    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 - 7 days ago
  • New CDL Class-A Driver Classes Starting Weekly - 866-764-1405

    Swift Transportation - Clay Center, KS

    Earn Your CDL Class A License and Get On The Road to a Successful Truck Driving Career! Paid While Training With Mentor and No Money Down or Credit Check Jumpstart your trucking...

    from Swift Transportation - 3 days ago
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Clay Center, Kansas

Clay Center is a city in Clay County, Kansas, United States. The population was 4,564 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Clay County .

Clay Center Careers

Among the most common occupations in Clay Center are Management, professional, and related occupations, 27%; Sales and office occupations, 23%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 16%. Approximately 68 percent of workers in Clay Center, Kansas work for companies, 18 percent work for the government and 9 percent are self-employed.

Clay Center Industries

The leading industries in Clay Center, Kansas are Educational, health and social services, 31%; Manufacturing, 13%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Clay Center job listings indicate that the following industries in Clay Center are hiring the most workers:

Clay Center Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Clay Center, Kansas is $22,838, and the median income of households in Clay Center was $31,531.

Average Salaries in Clay Center, KS

Clay Center, KS


According to our Clay Center Trends data, the number of Clay Center, Kansas jobs has increased by 30% since October 2013.
Clay Center job trends

Clay Center Employment Statistics

Population of Clay Center
Total population 4,564
Male 48.47%
Female 51.53%
Median age 43.2
Clay Center Housing
Owner-occupied homes 74.2%
Median cost of a home $52,000
Median mortgage payment $334
Renter-occupied homes 25.8%
Vacant housing 9.7%
Median monthly rent $320
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $29,526
Median for all female full-time $16,149
Household Income
Less than $10,000 10%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 19%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 22%
$75,000 to $99,999 4%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10%
High school graduate 38%
Some college, no degree 24%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 7%
Marital Status
Never married 17%
Currently married 59%
Separated 1%
Widowed 16%
Divorced 7%
White 99%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 0%
Other 0%
Clay Center Commute
Carpool 14.4%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 18 minutes