Indianapolis Jobs

  • Dog Trainer / Apprentice

    PETCO - Indianapolis, IN

    Description: At Petco, we believe it is our duty to nurture the complete health and well-being of animals.  We’re here to help pet parents navigate the ups and downs of pet...

    from Petco - 10 hours ago
  • Staff Physician (Pulmonary Critical Care)

    U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Indianapolis, IN

    Pulmonary-CC physicians assigned to the outpatient specialty clinics provide evaluation, consultation, and direct care for outpatients in that setting and/or the ED, including the...

    from U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - 11 hours ago
  • Registered Nurse (PRN)

    Corrections Corporation of America - Indianapolis, IN

    Job Location: Indianapolis, IN Job ID: IND0008M The Registered Nurse (PRN) plans and provides comprehensive nursing care including, but not limited to, executing Licensed...

    from Corrections Corporation of America - 11 hours ago
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Indianapolis, Indiana

Indianapolis is the capital city of the State of Indiana, and the county seat of Marion County, Indiana. Indianapolis is well known as a city with a strong sports reputation, a reputation the city government encourages. It has been referred to as The Amateur Sports Capital of the World, and the Racing Capital of the World. The people of Indianapolis have hosted major sporting events such as the 1987 Pan American Games, the NCAA Basketball Tournament, the United States Grand Prix, and the city is perhaps most famous for the annual Indianapolis 500. These events, combined with an aggressive downtown revitalizing campaign, have aided in shedding a reputation as a Manufacturing, or Rust Belt, city. According to the 2000 Census, the population is listed as 791,926 for the Consolidated City of Indianapolis, making it Indiana's most populous city, the 13th largest city in the U.S. and the third largest city in the Midwest. The 2006 Census estimate for Indianapolis, Balance is 785,597. ...more

Indianapolis Careers

Among the most common occupations in Indianapolis are Management, professional, and related occupations, 31%; Sales and office occupations, 27%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 14%. Approximately 80 percent of workers in Indianapolis, Indiana work for companies, 10 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Indianapolis Industries

The leading industries in Indianapolis, Indiana are Educational, health and social services, 17%; Manufacturing, 13%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Indianapolis job listings indicate that the following industries in Indianapolis are hiring the most workers:

Indianapolis Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Indianapolis, Indiana is $32,020, and the median income of households in Indianapolis was $40,051.

Average Salaries in Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis, IN


According to our Indianapolis Trends data, the number of Indianapolis, Indiana jobs has increased by 14% since August 2013.
Indianapolis job trends

Indianapolis Employment Statistics

Population of Indianapolis
Total population 781,870
Male 48.39%
Female 51.61%
Median age 33.5
Indianapolis Housing
Owner-occupied homes 58.6%
Median cost of a home $98,200
Median mortgage payment $664
Renter-occupied homes 41.4%
Vacant housing 9.2%
Median monthly rent $567
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $36,302
Median for all female full-time $27,738
Household Income
Less than $10,000 9%
$10,000 to $14,999 6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 18%
$50,000 to $74,999 20%
$75,000 to $99,999 10%
$100,000 to $149,999 6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 14%
High school graduate 29%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 17%
Graduate degree 9%
Marital Status
Never married 32%
Currently married 47%
Separated 2%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 13%
White 70%
Black or African American 26%
Asian 1%
Other 2%
Indianapolis Commute
Carpool 12.3%
Public transportation 2.4%
Average travel time 23 minutes