Gallup Jobs

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

    C.R. England - Gallup, NM

    C.R. England is now hiring Company Over the Road Truck Drivers. With this truck driving job you can expect competitive miles and pay with industry leading benefits. Join one of...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • NEW! Low Payment Lease for Flatbed Drivers, Take Home $1350/WK

    Western Express - Gallup, NM

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

    from Western Express - 15 days ago
  • Renal Social Worker-MSW

    Quik Travel Staffing - Gallup, NM

    Renal Social Worker / MSW: The Renal Social Worker / MSW provides psychosocial services and counseling to in-center and home dialysis patients through assessment of psychosocial...

    from Quik Travel Staffing - 30+ days ago
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Gallup, New Mexico

Gallup is a city in McKinley County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 20,209 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of McKinley County . Gallup was founded in 1881 as a railhead for the Atlantic and Pacific Railroad. Gallup was the setting as the center of activity in a 2006 Sci Fi Channel mini-series The Lost Room starring Peter Krause. Gallup is sometimes called the "Indian Capital of the World", for its location in the heart of Native American lands, and the presence of Navajo, Zuni, Hopi and other tribes. Route 66 runs through Gallup, and the town's name is mentioned in the lyrics to the song, Route 66.

Gallup Careers

Among the most common occupations in Gallup are Management, professional, and related occupations, 36%; Sales and office occupations, 24%; and Service occupations, 15%. Approximately 60 percent of workers in Gallup, New Mexico work for companies, 27 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Gallup Industries

The leading industries in Gallup, New Mexico are Educational, health and social services, 29%; Retail trade, 14%; and Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 10%. Simply Hired's Gallup job listings indicate that the following industries in Gallup are hiring the most workers:

Gallup Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Gallup, New Mexico is $28,910, and the median income of households in Gallup was $34,868.

Average Salaries in Gallup, NM

Gallup, NM


According to our Gallup Trends data, the number of Gallup, New Mexico jobs has increased by 133% since October 2013.
Gallup job trends

Gallup Employment Statistics

Population of Gallup
Total population 20,209
Male 47.64%
Female 52.36%
Median age 31.1
Gallup Housing
Owner-occupied homes 60.3%
Median cost of a home $97,000
Median mortgage payment $688
Renter-occupied homes 39.7%
Vacant housing 7.3%
Median monthly rent $448
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $33,380
Median for all female full-time $24,441
Household Income
Less than $10,000 11%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 14%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 8%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 12%
High school graduate 27%
Some college, no degree 23%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 10%
Marital Status
Never married 35%
Currently married 44%
Separated 2%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 12%
White 43%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 2%
Other 55%
Gallup Commute
Carpool 17.7%
Public transportation 0.4%
Average travel time 16 minutes