Grand Island Jobs

  • Radio and Communications Security Repairer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Grand Island, NE

    Radio and Communications Security Repairers maintain the equipment and systems that ensure Army National Guard Units can communicate over secure channels. Your duties will include...

    from Army National Guard - 8 days ago
  • Sales Representative - Insurance

    Platinum Supplemental Insurance - Grand Island, NE

    For nearly 20 years, Platinum Supplemental Insurance has been one of the most innovative marketers of supplemental insurance products in the Midwest. Platinum has developed simple...

    from Platinum Supplemental Insurance - 22 hours ago
  • Dedicated CDL A Truck Driving Job - $5,000 Relocation Assistance!

    US Xpress - Grand Island, NE

    If you're looking for Great Pay and More Home Time, this is the right opportunity for you! We're offering a $5,000 relocation bonus to move within 40 miles of Gas City, Indiana,...

    from US Xpress - 2 days ago
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Grand Island, Nebraska

Grand Island is a city in Hall County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 42,940 in the 2000 census and had grown to 44,632 by 2006. It is the county seat of Hall County . Grand Island is home to the Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center which is the sole agency responsible for training law enforcement officers throughout the state, as well as the Southern Power District serving southern Nebraska.

Grand Island Careers

Among the most common occupations in Grand Island are Sales and office occupations, 26%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 23%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 20%. Approximately 78 percent of workers in Grand Island, Nebraska work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Grand Island Industries

The leading industries in Grand Island, Nebraska are Manufacturing, 18%; Educational, health and social services, 18%; and Retail trade, 15%. Simply Hired's Grand Island job listings indicate that the following industries in Grand Island are hiring the most workers:

Grand Island Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Grand Island, Nebraska is $24,723, and the median income of households in Grand Island was $36,044.

Average Salaries in Grand Island, NE

Grand Island, NE


According to our Grand Island Trends data, the number of Grand Island, Nebraska jobs has increased by 84% since April 2013.
Grand Island job trends

Grand Island Employment Statistics

Population of Grand Island
Total population 42,940
Male 49.51%
Female 50.49%
Median age 34.8
Grand Island Housing
Owner-occupied homes 62.7%
Median cost of a home $82,500
Median mortgage payment $530
Renter-occupied homes 37.3%
Vacant housing 5.7%
Median monthly rent $455
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $28,925
Median for all female full-time $20,521
Household Income
Less than $10,000 10%
$10,000 to $14,999 7%
$15,000 to $24,999 16%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$35,000 to $49,999 20%
$50,000 to $74,999 20%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10%
High school graduate 35%
Some college, no degree 24%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 5%
Marital Status
Never married 24%
Currently married 57%
Separated 2%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 10%
White 88%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 1%
Other 10%
Grand Island Commute
Carpool 12.4%
Public transportation 0.3%
Average travel time 14 minutes

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