Downey Jobs

  • Navy Diver

    U.S. Navy - Downey, CA

    Navy Divers perform a variety of salvage diving operations and special diving duties worldwide, whether performing construction and demolition projects, executing search and...

    from U.S. Navy - 15 days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Downey, CA

    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 - 22 days ago
  • CDL-A Company Truck Driving Teams

    Interstate Distributor Company - Downey, CA

    Team Driving Jobs Interstate offers professional team truck drivers a great place to work. We offer experienced driving teams: great equipment with new trucks, home time options...

    from Interstate Distributor Company - 9 days ago
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Downey, California

Downey is a city located in southeast Los Angeles County, California, United States, 21 km southeast of downtown Los Angeles. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 107,323.

Downey Careers

Among the most common occupations in Downey are Sales and office occupations, 34%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 27%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 18%. Approximately 71 percent of workers in Downey, California work for companies, 14 percent work for the government and 8 percent are self-employed.

Downey Industries

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

Downey Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Downey, California is $30,574, and the median income of households in Downey was $42,191.

Average Salaries in Downey, CA

Downey, CA


According to our Downey Trends data, the number of Downey, California jobs has decreased by 9% since October 2013.
Downey job trends

Downey Employment Statistics

Population of Downey
Total population 111,391
Male 51.97%
Female 48.03%
Median age 30.4
Downey Housing
Owner-occupied homes 51.9%
Median cost of a home $512,900
Median mortgage payment $1,640
Renter-occupied homes 48.1%
Vacant housing 4.6%
Median monthly rent $949
Average Income
Median for all workers $26,485
Median for all male full-time $32,381
Median for all female full-time $28,767
Household Income
Less than $10,000 7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14%
$25,000 to $34,999 20%
$35,000 to $49,999 12%
$50,000 to $74,999 18%
$75,000 to $99,999 13%
$100,000 to $149,999 8%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 3%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 13%
High school graduate 31%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 15%
Graduate degree 5%
Marital Status
Never married 32%
Currently married 54%
Separated 2%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 7%
White 65%
Black or African American 3%
Asian 9%
Other 23%
Downey Commute
Carpool 10.0%
Public transportation 2.9%
Average travel time 26 minutes