Fort Smith Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Fort Smith, AR

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers. Have you always wanted to become a truck driver, but dont like the sound of a solo life on the road Try Team Driving Whether you...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Military Police - Police Officer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Fort Smith, AR

    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
  • Dedicated Specialist Truck Driving Job! Guaranteed $1,000/wk!

    US Xpress - Fort Smith, AR

    If you’re an experienced truck driver looking for a guaranteed paycheck, then this is the perfect job for you. US Xpress is looking for dedicated truck drivers to service a...

    from US Xpress - 6 days ago
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Fort Smith, Arkansas

Fort Smith is a city that lies on the Arkansas-Oklahoma state border, situated at the junction of the Arkansas and Poteau Rivers, also known as Belle Point. The city began as a western frontier military post in 1817 and would later become well-known for its role in the settling of the "Wild West" and its law enforcement heritage. The city is one of two county seats of Sebastian County. It is also the principal city of the Fort Smith Arkansas-Oklahoma Metropolitan Statistical Area which encompasses the counties of Crawford, Franklin, and Sebastian in Arkansas, and Le Flore and Sequoyah in Oklahoma. According to 2006 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city is 83,461, making it the state's second most populous behind state capital Little Rock. There are two public high schools in the city of Fort Smith, Northside High School and Southside High School . The University of Arkansas at Fort Smith is the city's only state supported institution of higher learning, however,...more

Fort Smith Careers

Among the most common occupations in Fort Smith are Management, professional, and related occupations, 26%; Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 24%; and Sales and office occupations, 20%. Approximately 81 percent of workers in Fort Smith, Arkansas work for companies, 8 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Fort Smith Industries

The leading industries in Fort Smith, Arkansas are Manufacturing, 23%; Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 18%; and Retail trade, 10%. Simply Hired's Fort Smith job listings indicate that the following industries in Fort Smith are hiring the most workers:

Fort Smith Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Fort Smith, Arkansas is $29,190, and the median income of households in Fort Smith was $32,271.

Average Salaries in Fort Smith, AR

Fort Smith, AR


According to our Fort Smith Trends data, the number of Fort Smith, Arkansas jobs has not changed since October 2013.
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Fort Smith Employment Statistics

Population of Fort Smith
Total population 81,054
Male 47.22%
Female 52.78%
Median age 34.5
Fort Smith Housing
Owner-occupied homes 55.3%
Median cost of a home $94,600
Median mortgage payment $514
Renter-occupied homes 44.7%
Vacant housing 12.3%
Median monthly rent $481
Average Income
Median for all workers $21,497
Median for all male full-time $29,444
Median for all female full-time $28,937
Household Income
Less than $10,000 11%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 18%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 15%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$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 12%
High school graduate 34%
Some college, no degree 23%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 14%
Graduate degree 6%
Marital Status
Never married 25%
Currently married 48%
Separated 3%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 16%
White 75%
Black or African American 9%
Asian 5%
Other 11%
Fort Smith Commute
Carpool 0.0%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 15 minutes