Hobbs Jobs

  • CDL-A Company Truck Driver - Solo & Teams

    Sky Transportation - Hobbs, NM

    NOW HIRING: Driving teams and solos in DALLAS, EL PASO or ALBUQUERQUE Sky Transportation Services, Inc. is always looking for highly motivated, responsible and experienced team...

    from Sky Transportation - 9 days ago
  • Class A CDL Company Truck Driver - Western and Canadian Lanes

    Knight Transportation - Hobbs, NM

    CDL-A Company Truck Driver (Regional Dry Van & Refrigerated) What’s your why? Choose the Right Path, Your Path You're connected to other drivers by a common calling for the...

    from Knight Transportation - 18 hours ago
  • Sales Representative - Trainee

    Platinum Supplemental Insurance - Hobbs, NM

    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 - 2 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 September 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