Downers Grove Jobs

  • Night and Weekend Manager

    West Suburban Humane Society - Downers Grove, IL

    WSHS is seeking a night and weekend Adoption Desk Manager. Duties include performing adoptions, doing vet checks, answering all calls on the general line and lost and found line,...

    from West Suburban Humane Society - 22 days ago
  • Class A CDL Lease Purchase Drivers! New Name. Same Great Trucking Carrier Our Drivers Have Trusted for Decades.

    CRST Specialized Transportation - Downers Grove, IL

    Specialized Transportation is unlike any trucking company that you’ve worked with. We deliver high-value items, priceless art, high-end technology, and the pay is high-value too.

    from CRST Specialized Transportation - 1 day ago
  • Digital Ad Operations Manager

    Autonomy Works - Downers Grove, IL

    Title: Digital Ad Operations Manager Location: Downers Grove Type: Full-time The Company: AutonomyWorks is a Digital and Marketing Production company whose mission is to create...

    from Autonomy Works - 10 days ago
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Downers Grove, Illinois

Downers Grove is an affluent suburb located 19 miles west of Chicago in DuPage County, Illinois. The population was 48,724 at the 2000 census. The United States Census Bureau estimated the population in 2004 to be 49,302.

Downers Grove Careers

Among the most common occupations in Downers Grove are Management, professional, and related occupations, 48%; Sales and office occupations, 29%; and Service occupations, 8%. Approximately 81 percent of workers in Downers Grove, Illinois work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Downers Grove Industries

The leading industries in Downers Grove, Illinois are Educational, health and social services, 19%; Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 15%; and Manufacturing, 12%. Simply Hired's Downers Grove job listings indicate that the following industries in Downers Grove are hiring the most workers:

Downers Grove Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Downers Grove, Illinois is $46,680, and the median income of households in Downers Grove was $65,539.

Average Salaries in Downers Grove, IL

Downers Grove, IL


According to our Downers Grove Trends data, the number of Downers Grove, Illinois jobs has decreased by 29% since October 2013.
Downers Grove job trends

Downers Grove Employment Statistics

Population of Downers Grove
Total population 48,724
Male 48.03%
Female 51.97%
Median age 39.1
Downers Grove Housing
Owner-occupied homes 79.2%
Median cost of a home $205,900
Median mortgage payment $1,061
Renter-occupied homes 20.8%
Vacant housing 2.6%
Median monthly rent $768
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $56,422
Median for all female full-time $36,938
Household Income
Less than $10,000 3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4%
$15,000 to $24,999 7%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 12%
$50,000 to $74,999 20%
$75,000 to $99,999 16%
$100,000 to $149,999 17%
$150,000 to $199,999 5%
$200,000 or more 4%
Less than 9th grade 2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 5%
High school graduate 20%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 28%
Graduate degree 18%
Marital Status
Never married 23%
Currently married 61%
Separated 1%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 7%
White 91%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 6%
Other 1%
Downers Grove Commute
Carpool 5.5%
Public transportation 10.7%
Average travel time 29 minutes