Johnston Jobs

  • Midwest Regional OTR CDL-A Truck Driver

    Transport America - Johnston, IA

    TRANSPORT AMERICA IS HIRING OTR DRIVERS FOR OUR MIDWEST REGIONAL RUNSSolo drivers can enjoy weekly home time and the best pay in excellent equipment!Transport America is hiring...

    from Transport America - 14 days ago
  • OTR Truck Driver

    Nussbaum - Johnston, IA

    Earn $0.44+/mi, $55k+/yr (OTR, Home Weekly) - 1 yr exp required What kind of trucking job does Nussbaum offer? Over-the-road, irregular route truck driver. Our freight system...

    from Nussbaum - 11 days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Johnston, IA

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers. Have you always wanted to become a truck driver, but dont like the sound of a solo life on the road Try Team Driving Whether you...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
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Johnston, Iowa

Johnston is a city in Polk County, Iowa, United States. The population was 8,649 at the 2000 census; a special census taken in 2005 counted 13,596 residents. It is part of the Des Moines metropolitan area. Johnston is the location of the headquarters of Pioneer Hi-Bred Seeds and Iowa Public Television. The Camp Dodge Military Reservation is also located here.

Johnston Careers

Among the most common occupations in Johnston are Management, professional, and related occupations, 48%; Sales and office occupations, 29%; and Service occupations, 8%. Approximately 81 percent of workers in Johnston, Iowa work for companies, 13 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Johnston Industries

The leading industries in Johnston, Iowa are Educational, health and social services, 16%; Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing, 16%; and Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 14%. Simply Hired's Johnston job listings indicate that the following industries in Johnston are hiring the most workers:

Johnston Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Johnston, Iowa is $48,796, and the median income of households in Johnston was $76,094.

Average Salaries in Johnston, IA

Johnston, IA


According to our Johnston Trends data, the number of Johnston, Iowa jobs has increased by 76% since July 2013.
Johnston job trends

Johnston Employment Statistics

Population of Johnston
Total population 8,649
Male 49.13%
Female 50.87%
Median age 36.3
Johnston Housing
Owner-occupied homes 74.0%
Median cost of a home $188,300
Median mortgage payment $1,064
Renter-occupied homes 26.0%
Vacant housing 5.6%
Median monthly rent $727
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $61,585
Median for all female full-time $36,008
Household Income
Less than $10,000 4%
$10,000 to $14,999 3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7%
$25,000 to $34,999 8%
$35,000 to $49,999 13%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$75,000 to $99,999 14%
$100,000 to $149,999 20%
$150,000 to $199,999 8%
$200,000 or more 9%
Less than 9th grade 2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3%
High school graduate 19%
Some college, no degree 18%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 35%
Graduate degree 15%
Marital Status
Never married 20%
Currently married 66%
Separated 1%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 7%
White 97%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 2%
Other 1%
Johnston Commute
Carpool 5.9%
Public transportation 0.4%
Average travel time 18 minutes