Gonzales Jobs

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

    C.R. England - Gonzales, LA

    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 - 23 days ago
  • CDL-A Company Truck Drivers

    Mesilla Valley Transportation - Gonzales, LA

    At Mesilla Valley Transportation all the pieces are in place to enjoy a better truck driving career with a carrier that knows how to treat you well! Mesilla Valley Transportation,...

    from Mesilla Valley Transportation - 19 hours ago
  • Horizontal Construction Engineers - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Gonzales, LA

    Airfields. Roads. Dams. Buildings. Name the project, and the Army National Guard builds it. And to do it, they need to move tons of earth, debris, and building materials. That's...

    from Army National Guard - 14 hours ago
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Gonzales, Louisiana

Gonzales is a city in Ascension Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 8,156 at the 2000 census. It has been called the "jambalaya capital of the world" and is famous for its annual Jambalaya Festival. Parts of Ascension Parish have become suburbs of Baton Rouge over the years.

Gonzales Careers

Among the most common occupations in Gonzales are Management, professional, and related occupations, 27%; Sales and office occupations, 25%; and Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations, 15%. Approximately 74 percent of workers in Gonzales, Louisiana work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Gonzales Industries

The leading industries in Gonzales, Louisiana are Educational, health and social services, 16%; Manufacturing, 14%; and Retail trade, 13%. Simply Hired's Gonzales job listings indicate that the following industries in Gonzales are hiring the most workers:

Gonzales Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Gonzales, Louisiana is $30,450, and the median income of households in Gonzales was $38,173.

Average Salaries in Gonzales, LA

Gonzales, LA


According to our Gonzales Trends data, the number of Gonzales, Louisiana jobs has increased by 14% since October 2013.
Gonzales job trends

Gonzales Employment Statistics

Population of Gonzales
Total population 8,156
Male 47.67%
Female 52.33%
Median age 34.0
Gonzales Housing
Owner-occupied homes 68.8%
Median cost of a home $91,300
Median mortgage payment $620
Renter-occupied homes 31.2%
Vacant housing 11.0%
Median monthly rent $424
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $38,731
Median for all female full-time $22,168
Household Income
Less than $10,000 12%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13%
$25,000 to $34,999 12%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 20%
$75,000 to $99,999 9%
$100,000 to $149,999 6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 8%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 13%
High school graduate 38%
Some college, no degree 24%
Associate's degree 2%
Bachelor's degree 10%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 29%
Currently married 49%
Separated 4%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 13%
White 66%
Black or African American 32%
Asian 1%
Other 2%
Gonzales Commute
Carpool 10.2%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 22 minutes