Elkader Jobs

  • Class A CDL Truck Driver – OTR- 866-501-7096

    Hogan - Elkader, IA

    Class A CDL truck drivers, our Over the Road routes will keep you driving and give you quality home time! We have a run in your area. Know where your next mile is coming from.

    from Hogan - 16 days ago
  • Flatbed Owner Operator Truck Drivers 1-866-538-3896

    CRST Malone - Elkader, IA

    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 - 11 days ago
  • Hiring Experienced CDL-A Truck Drivers

    Navajo Express - Elkader, IA

    Description: Navajo Express is hiring experienced CDL-A truck drivers for various positions throughout the country. We currently have openings for Dedicated, Regional and OTR...

    from Navajo Express - 11 days ago
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Elkader, Iowa

Elkader is a city in Clayton County, Iowa, United States. The population was 1,465 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Clayton County and is named after the Algerian leader Abd al-Qadir.

Elkader Careers

Among the most common occupations in Elkader are Management, professional, and related occupations, 30%; Sales and office occupations, 25%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 16%. Approximately 67 percent of workers in Elkader, Iowa work for companies, 19 percent work for the government and 12 percent are self-employed.

Elkader Industries

The leading industries in Elkader, Iowa are Educational, health and social services, 31%; Retail trade, 13%; and Manufacturing, 7%. Simply Hired's Elkader job listings indicate that the following industries in Elkader are hiring the most workers:

Elkader Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Elkader, Iowa is $23,892, and the median income of households in Elkader was $32,857.

Average Salaries in Elkader, IA

Elkader, IA


According to our Elkader Trends data, the number of Elkader, Iowa jobs has increased by 13% since September 2013.
Elkader job trends

Elkader Employment Statistics

Population of Elkader
Total population 1,465
Male 44.57%
Female 55.43%
Median age 45.4
Elkader Housing
Owner-occupied homes 75.3%
Median cost of a home $66,000
Median mortgage payment $458
Renter-occupied homes 24.7%
Vacant housing 6.9%
Median monthly rent $279
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $28,235
Median for all female full-time $19,550
Household Income
Less than $10,000 9%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 19%
$25,000 to $34,999 17%
$35,000 to $49,999 22%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 4%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 11%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8%
High school graduate 39%
Some college, no degree 16%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 12%
Graduate degree 7%
Marital Status
Never married 17%
Currently married 59%
Separated 0%
Widowed 15%
Divorced 9%
White 100%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 0%
Elkader Commute
Carpool 8.4%
Public transportation 0.5%
Average travel time 13 minutes