Fayetteville Jobs

  • New! Low Payment Lease for Truck Drivers, Take Home $1350/WK

    Western Express - Fayetteville, NC

    Western Express has immediate openings for their new Lease Purchase program. If you’ve always wanted to own your own truck and start your own business, now you can get rolling...

    from Western Express - 1 day ago
  • OTR Truck Drivers – Top Drivers Earn $63,500

    Dart Co - Fayetteville, NC

    NEW PAY PACKAGE. Dartco OTR CDL A truck drivers can earn $12,000 in their first 90 days. If you are available to run – meeting our activity requirements - we guaranteed you will...

    from Dart Co - 14 hours ago
  • Nurse

    U.S. Air Force - Fayetteville, NC

    Nurse U.S. Air Force Position Summary You earned the degree - now get the respect. Nurses are vital to quality patient care, and in the Air Force, they're treated that way. Our...

    from U.S. Air Force - 1 day ago
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Fayetteville, North Carolina

Fayetteville is a city located in Cumberland County, North Carolina. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 121,015. It is the county seat of Cumberland County , and is best known as the home of Fort Bragg, a U.S. Army post located northwest of the city. As of 2006 the city of Fayetteville has a population over 174,000 and ranks as the sixth largest municipality in North Carolina. Fayetteville is located near the Sandhills in the western part of the Coastal Plain region, on the Cape Fear River. With a population of 341,363, the Fayetteville metropolitan area is the largest in southeastern North Carolina, and the fourth largest in the state. Major suburban areas of the Fayetteville metro include Hope Mills, Spring Lake, and Raeford. Fayetteville is expected to annex portions of Fort Bragg as soon as 2007. This would push the city's population well over 200,000.

Fayetteville Careers

Among the most common occupations in Fayetteville are Management, professional, and related occupations, 29%; Sales and office occupations, 21%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 59 percent of workers in Fayetteville, North Carolina work for companies, 26 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Fayetteville Industries

The leading industries in Fayetteville, North Carolina are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 26%; Retail trade, 13%; and Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services, 9%. Simply Hired's Fayetteville job listings indicate that the following industries in Fayetteville are hiring the most workers:

Fayetteville Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Fayetteville, North Carolina is $33,906, and the median income of households in Fayetteville was $40,778.

Average Salaries in Fayetteville, NC

Fayetteville, NC


According to our Fayetteville Trends data, the number of Fayetteville, North Carolina jobs has decreased by 27% since September 2013.
Fayetteville job trends

Fayetteville Employment Statistics

Population of Fayetteville
Total population 128,777
Male 47.14%
Female 52.86%
Median age 34.8
Fayetteville Housing
Owner-occupied homes 50.3%
Median cost of a home $93,000
Median mortgage payment $675
Renter-occupied homes 49.7%
Vacant housing 8.8%
Median monthly rent $691
Average Income
Median for all workers $24,455
Median for all male full-time $39,693
Median for all female full-time $28,119
Household Income
Less than $10,000 11%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 14%
$25,000 to $34,999 12%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 21%
$75,000 to $99,999 10%
$100,000 to $149,999 6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10%
High school graduate 28%
Some college, no degree 26%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 15%
Graduate degree 9%
Marital Status
Never married 27%
Currently married 46%
Separated 5%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 14%
White 51%
Black or African American 43%
Asian 2%
Other 4%
Fayetteville Commute
Carpool 10.0%
Public transportation 1.1%
Average travel time 20 minutes