Hobbs Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Lovington, NM

    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
  • Experienced Class-A CDL Drivers Wanted - 888-489-7910

    Swift Transportation Co - Hobbs, NM

    Experienced Drivers Wanted! With Swift, you can grow to be an award-winning CDL Class A truck driver. It's doable! We help you achieve Diamond Driver status with the best truck...

    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 5 days ago
  • CDL-A Company Truck Drivers

    Mesilla Valley Transportation - Hobbs, NM

    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 - 22 days ago
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Hobbs, New Mexico

Hobbs is a city in Lea County, New Mexico. The population was 28,657 at the 2000 census.

Hobbs Careers

Among the most common occupations in Hobbs are Management, professional, and related occupations, 23%; Sales and office occupations, 21%; and Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations, 16%. Approximately 70 percent of workers in Hobbs, New Mexico work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Hobbs Industries

The leading industries in Hobbs, New Mexico are Educational, health and social services, 20%; Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining, 16%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Hobbs job listings indicate that the following industries in Hobbs are hiring the most workers:

Hobbs Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Hobbs, New Mexico is $26,096, and the median income of households in Hobbs was $28,100.

Average Salaries in Hobbs, NM

Hobbs, NM


According to our Hobbs Trends data, the number of Hobbs, New Mexico jobs has decreased by 9% since October 2013.
Hobbs job trends

Hobbs Employment Statistics

Population of Hobbs
Total population 28,657
Male 50.04%
Female 49.96%
Median age 32.1
Hobbs Housing
Owner-occupied homes 67.9%
Median cost of a home $51,200
Median mortgage payment $414
Renter-occupied homes 32.1%
Vacant housing 16.1%
Median monthly rent $393
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,352
Median for all female full-time $20,841
Household Income
Less than $10,000 17%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 16%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 13%
$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 15%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 19%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 8%
Graduate degree 5%
Marital Status
Never married 22%
Currently married 59%
Separated 3%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 9%
White 66%
Black or African American 7%
Asian 0%
Other 27%
Hobbs Commute
Carpool 16.2%
Public transportation 0.2%
Average travel time 17 minutes