Evanston Jobs

  • Dental Reception/Admin

    Drs. Akers, Stohle & Borden - Evanston, IL

    Seeking a cheerful, well-spoken individual for a full-time reception/administrative position in a busy oral surgery office. Dental or Medical reception experience required,...

    from Drs. Akers, Stohle & Borden - 22 days ago
  • Midwest Regional Drivers Needed! - Up to $60,000, full benefits, more home time!

    C.R. England - Evanston, IL

    C.R. England is hiring Regional Drivers 70 Drop and hook freight, full benefits, more miles, more home time and more money. Preference given to applicants with clean...

    from C.R. England - 2 days ago
  • CDL A Truck Driver - Regional Truck Driver

    Averitt Express - Evanston, IL

    Averitt Express CDL-A Regional Truck Driver Position IT'S BIG! AVERITT REGIONAL DRIVERS HAVE A NEW PAY INCREASE Paid driver training is available for recent grads and drivers with...

    from Averitt Express - 3 days ago
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Evanston, Illinois

Evanston is a city on Lake Michigan in Cook County, Illinois directly north of Chicago, east of Skokie, and south of Wilmette. The city was first settled in 1836, and as of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 74,239. Evanston is part of Chicago's affluent North Shore region.

Evanston Careers

Among the most common occupations in Evanston are Management, professional, and related occupations, 50%; Sales and office occupations, 18%; and Service occupations, 7%. Approximately 75 percent of workers in Evanston, Illinois work for companies, 10 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Evanston Industries

The leading industries in Evanston, Illinois are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 26%; Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 13%; and Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing, 9%. Simply Hired's Evanston job listings indicate that the following industries in Evanston are hiring the most workers:

Evanston Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Evanston, Illinois is $56,106, and the median income of households in Evanston was $58,940.

Average Salaries in Evanston, IL

Evanston, IL


According to our Evanston Trends data, the number of Evanston, Illinois jobs has increased by 6% since October 2013.
Evanston job trends

Evanston Employment Statistics

Population of Evanston
Total population 62,258
Male 48.84%
Female 51.16%
Median age 38.0
Evanston Housing
Owner-occupied homes 63.6%
Median cost of a home $372,500
Median mortgage payment $1,434
Renter-occupied homes 36.4%
Vacant housing 9.3%
Median monthly rent $936
Average Income
Median for all workers $37,627
Median for all male full-time $65,552
Median for all female full-time $46,661
Household Income
Less than $10,000 8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11%
$35,000 to $49,999 12%
$50,000 to $74,999 15%
$75,000 to $99,999 11%
$100,000 to $149,999 15%
$150,000 to $199,999 7%
$200,000 or more 9%
Less than 9th grade 1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3%
High school graduate 10%
Some college, no degree 14%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 28%
Graduate degree 39%
Marital Status
Never married 31%
Currently married 51%
Separated 1%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 10%
White 69%
Black or African American 20%
Asian 6%
Other 5%
Evanston Commute
Carpool 8.0%
Public transportation 17.8%
Average travel time 28 minutes