Fayetteville Jobs

  • obstetrical ultrasonographer

    Looking Glass 4d Ultrasound - Fayetteville, NC

    Obstetrical ultrasonographer needed for entertainment ultrasounds. 2D, 3D, and 4D scans will be done. Can be taught 3D and 4D scanning. Very client and family centered job. Great...

    from Looking Glass 4D Ultrasound - 25 days ago
  • Chemical Operations Specialist - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Fayetteville, NC

    As an Army National Guard Chemical Operations Specialist, you'll be there and prepared whenever a community is flooded, an earthquake shakes the foundations of a city, a hurricane...

    from Army National Guard - 2 days ago
  • Sales / Business Consultant- Clinton, NC (39191BR)

    First Data - Fayetteville, NC

    . 39191BR Job Title Business Consultant- Clinton, NC About First Data First Data is a leading provider of payment solutions for financial institutions and merchants around the...

    from First Data Corporation - 4 days 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 October 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