Gary Jobs

  • Infantryman - Management Training - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Gary, IN

    Discipline. Loyalty. Experience. Every employer wants someone with these qualities because these are the people who become leaders. And those are exactly the qualities you'll...

    from Army National Guard - 6 days ago
  • Team Truck Drivers - Dedicated Runs

    Barr-nunn - Gary, IN

    At Barr-Nunn Transportation we pay what we say. We’ve earned a solid reputation over the years for being responsive to the needs of our people and leading the way to success. We...

    from Barr-Nunn - 6 days ago
  • OTR Owner-Operator - Class A CDL

    Schneider - Gary, IN

    This Mileage lease Over-the-Road (OTR) Owner-Operator truck driver position features up to $0.92 per mile*. Plus, you’ll haul 70% drop-and-hook freight and average 2,500 miles per...

    from Schneider - 1 day ago
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Gary, Indiana

This article is about the city in Indiana, USA, for other uses of "Gary", see Gary . For the person, see Gary Indiana. Gary is the largest city in Lake County, Indiana, USA. The city is located in the southeastern portion of Chicago metropolitan area and is approximately 25 miles from downtown Chicago. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 102,746 and is the largest Indiana city that is not a county seat. It borders Lake Michigan and is known for its large steel mills.

Gary Careers

Among the most common occupations in Gary are Service occupations, 25%; Sales and office occupations, 24%; and Management, professional, and related occupations, 19%. Approximately 66 percent of workers in Gary, Indiana work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Gary Industries

The leading industries in Gary, Indiana are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 25%; Manufacturing, 10%; and Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing, 9%. Simply Hired's Gary job listings indicate that the following industries in Gary are hiring the most workers:

Gary Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Gary, Indiana is $32,906, and the median income of households in Gary was $25,496.

Average Salaries in Gary, IN

Gary, IN


According to our Gary Trends data, the number of Gary, Indiana jobs has increased by 7% since October 2013.
Gary job trends

Gary Employment Statistics

Population of Gary
Total population 97,057
Male 46.18%
Female 53.82%
Median age 32.9
Gary Housing
Owner-occupied homes 52.3%
Median cost of a home $63,000
Median mortgage payment $533
Renter-occupied homes 47.7%
Vacant housing 17.4%
Median monthly rent $589
Average Income
Median for all workers $18,033
Median for all male full-time $36,603
Median for all female full-time $29,210
Household Income
Less than $10,000 22%
$10,000 to $14,999 12%
$15,000 to $24,999 15%
$25,000 to $34,999 12%
$35,000 to $49,999 14%
$50,000 to $74,999 14%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 35%
Some college, no degree 26%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 7%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 42%
Currently married 31%
Separated 3%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 14%
White 11%
Black or African American 85%
Asian 0%
Other 4%
Gary Commute
Carpool 0.0%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 25 minutes