Farmington Jobs

  • Military Police - Police Officer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Farmington, NM

    Looking for a law enforcement career? The Army National Guard is looking for dedicated team members to serve their community, state, and nation as Military Police (MPs). MPs...

    from Army National Guard - 1 day ago
  • Flatbed Owner Operator Truck Drivers 1-866-538-3896

    CRST Malone - Farmington, NM

    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 - 7 days ago
  • Seasonal Team Member

    Target Brands - Farmington, NM

    Description: An inclusive, energetic culture. Incredible opportunity. A community-focused company. And one of the most powerful brands in the world. You can expect a lot from a...

    from Target Brands, Inc - 3 days ago
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Farmington, New Mexico

Farmington is a city in San Juan County, New Mexico, United States. It is the principal city of the Farmington, New Mexico Metropolitan Statistical Area. It is a hub for much of northwestern New Mexico and the Four Corners region. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 37,844. Farmington is located at the junction of the San Juan, Animas, and La Plata rivers, on the Colorado Plateau in the northwest part of the San Juan Basin. Primary industries are natural gas, coal, and oil. Major coal mines are operated by BHP Billiton 25 to 30 km southwest of Farmington, and the coal is used for nearby electric power generation at the Four Corners Power Plant. A new coal-fired electric power-generating plant has been proposed in 2006 for the same area. The site for the proposed plant, part of the Desert Rock Energy Project of Sithe Global Power, LLC, also is within land of the Navajo Nation. Environmental effects of such plants have been controversial, in part because of...more

Farmington Careers

Among the most common occupations in Farmington are Management, professional, and related occupations, 28%; Sales and office occupations, 25%; and Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations, 14%. Approximately 70 percent of workers in Farmington, New Mexico work for companies, 17 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Farmington Industries

The leading industries in Farmington, New Mexico are Educational, health and social services, 20%; Retail trade, 14%; and Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining, 10%. Simply Hired's Farmington job listings indicate that the following industries in Farmington are hiring the most workers:

Farmington Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Farmington, New Mexico is $29,892, and the median income of households in Farmington was $37,663.
 

Average Salaries in Farmington, NM

Farmington, NM

$30,000
 

According to our Farmington Trends data, the number of Farmington, New Mexico jobs has increased by 53% since September 2013.
Farmington job trends

Farmington Employment Statistics

Population of Farmington
Total population 37,844
Male 49.04%
Female 50.96%
Median age 33.6
  
Farmington Housing
Owner-occupied homes 68.4%
Median cost of a home $100,600
Median mortgage payment $645
Renter-occupied homes 31.6%
Vacant housing 7.3%
Median monthly rent $494
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $37,068
Median for all female full-time $22,717
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 10%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 14%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 19%
$50,000 to $74,999 18%
$75,000 to $99,999 10%
$100,000 to $149,999 6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 11%
High school graduate 28%
Some college, no degree 29%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 12%
Graduate degree 7%
  
Marital Status
Never married 25%
Currently married 57%
Separated 2%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 11%
  
Race
White 73%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 1%
Other 26%
  
Farmington Commute
Carpool 11.5%
Public transportation 0.1%
Average travel time 18 minutes