Great Bend Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Great Bend, KS

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Dedicated Division As a Dedicated Team, you will carry freight for one customer, and one customer only. Dedicated Team...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Field Artillery Firefinder Radar Operator - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Great Bend, KS

    The most important thing when firing field artillery is knowing where to shoot. That's the job of the Field Artillery Firefinder Radar Operator. "Firefinder" is the name given to...

    from Army National Guard - 15 days ago
  • CDL A Dedicated Truck Driving Job Now Available - HOME WEEKLY

    US Xpress - Great Bend, KS

    US Xpress has immediate openings for truck drivers for a dedicated account. Great pay—average $850 weekly, plus benefits! And you’ll be home every week for a 34-hr reset! If you...

    from US Xpress - 6 days ago
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Great Bend, Kansas

Great Bend is the largest city and county seat of Barton County, Kansas, United States. The population was 15,345 at the 2000 census.

Great Bend Careers

Among the most common occupations in Great Bend are Sales and office occupations, 27%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 25%; and Service occupations, 17%. Approximately 77 percent of workers in Great Bend, Kansas work for companies, 12 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Great Bend Industries

The leading industries in Great Bend, Kansas are Educational, health and social services, 22%; Retail trade, 14%; and Manufacturing, 11%. Simply Hired's Great Bend job listings indicate that the following industries in Great Bend are hiring the most workers:

Great Bend Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Great Bend, Kansas is $24,493, and the median income of households in Great Bend was $30,841.

Average Salaries in Great Bend, KS

Great Bend, KS


According to our Great Bend Trends data, the number of Great Bend, Kansas jobs has increased by 72% since August 2013.
Great Bend job trends

Great Bend Employment Statistics

Population of Great Bend
Total population 15,345
Male 47.99%
Female 52.01%
Median age 37.8
Great Bend Housing
Owner-occupied homes 64.9%
Median cost of a home $59,500
Median mortgage payment $414
Renter-occupied homes 35.1%
Vacant housing 10.0%
Median monthly rent $396
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $29,339
Median for all female full-time $19,647
Household Income
Less than $10,000 11%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 22%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 19%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 11%
High school graduate 28%
Some college, no degree 27%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 6%
Marital Status
Never married 21%
Currently married 56%
Separated 1%
Widowed 10%
Divorced 11%
White 92%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 0%
Other 6%
Great Bend Commute
Carpool 7.9%
Public transportation 0.2%
Average travel time 15 minutes