Duluth Jobs

  • CDL-A Owner Operator Truck Drivers

    Minstar Transport - Duluth, MN

    Owner Operators: Minstar has CDL-A Truck Driving Positions Available in your area! MinStar Transport is offering a new pay package for Owner Operator Truck Drivers and a new...

    from Minstar Transport - 11 hours ago
  • Experienced Truck Drivers - New 4¢ per Mile Increase

    Roehl Transport - Duluth, MN

    Need another $5k in YOUR pocket?Heck Yeah! You may already know us as a top paying company— now we are the top paying company! We boosted pay in our Primary Commercial Zone! We...

    from Roehl Transport, Inc - 7 days ago
  • Solo Company Truck Driver - CDL-A

    Pride Transport - Duluth, MN

    Solo company drivers can find success with the excellent driving opportunities at Pride Transport! Pride Transport, a family owned and operated refrigerated carrier located in...

    from Pride Transport - 11 hours ago
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Duluth, Minnesota

Duluth is the county seat of St. Louis County, Minnesota, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 86,918. The population including outer suburbs and villages is estimated to be 184,000. It is a seaport at the westernmost point on the north shore of Lake Superior. It is linked to the Atlantic Ocean 2,300 miles away via the Great Lakes and then either the Erie Canal/New York State Barge Canal or the Saint Lawrence Seaway; it is farther from the ocean than any other deep water port. Duluth forms a single metropolitan area with Superior, Wisconsin, together called the Twin Ports. The two cities share a harbor and are one of the most important ports on the Great Lakes. Among the items shipped out are iron ore and grain. Both cities have museums devoted to the local nautical heritage, and Duluth has America's only all freshwater aquarium, the Great Lakes Aquarium. A major destination for tourists is the Aerial Lift Bridge spanning the short canal into...more

Duluth Economy

HealthCare Tourism The city is a popular center for tourism. Duluth is a convenient base for trips to the scenic North Shore via Highway 61, or to fishing and wilderness expeditions in Minnesota's far north, including the Superior National Forest and the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Power supply Duluth gets electric power from Duluth-based Minnesota Power, a subsidiary of ALLETE Corporation. Minnesota Power produces energy at generation facilities located throughout northern Minnesota, as well as at a generation plant in North Dakota. The latter supplies electricity into the MP system by the Square Butte HVDC line, which ends near the town. Minnesota Power primarily uses western coal to generate electricity, but also has a number of small hydro-electric facilities, the largest of which is the Thomson Hydroelectric Dam just south of Duluth.

Duluth Careers

Among the most common occupations in Duluth are Management, professional, and related occupations, 33%; Sales and office occupations, 25%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 72 percent of workers in Duluth, Minnesota work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Duluth Industries

The leading industries in Duluth, Minnesota are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 28%; Retail trade, 14%; and Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services, 11%. Simply Hired's Duluth job listings indicate that the following industries in Duluth are hiring the most workers:

Duluth Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Duluth, Minnesota is $35,412, and the median income of households in Duluth was $37,083.

Average Salaries in Duluth, MN

Duluth, MN


According to our Duluth Trends data, the number of Duluth, Minnesota jobs has decreased by 30% since August 2013.
Duluth job trends

Duluth Employment Statistics

Population of Duluth
Total population 76,918
Male 50.01%
Female 49.99%
Median age 37.5
Duluth Housing
Owner-occupied homes 67.7%
Median cost of a home $137,000
Median mortgage payment $648
Renter-occupied homes 32.3%
Vacant housing 4.2%
Median monthly rent $609
Average Income
Median for all workers $22,413
Median for all male full-time $40,116
Median for all female full-time $30,709
Household Income
Less than $10,000 11%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 11%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 19%
$75,000 to $99,999 9%
$100,000 to $149,999 6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 6%
High school graduate 30%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 21%
Graduate degree 12%
Marital Status
Never married 37%
Currently married 44%
Separated 1%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 10%
White 93%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 1%
Other 3%
Duluth Commute
Carpool 8.0%
Public transportation 4.0%
Average travel time 17 minutes