Jonesboro Jobs

  • Class A CDL Truck Drivers, Money Isn’t All You’ve Earned. Respect is Too

    McLeod Express - Jonesboro, IL

    Hitting the road hard, clocking up miles, making good money, these are all important. But there’s nothing like home. Here at McLeod, we’re a family-owned company. We know the...

    from McLeod Express - 6 days ago
  • Truck Driver - Class A CDL Driver 1-855-876-6080 (JONESBORO)

    Knight Refrigerated - Jonesboro, IL

    Talk with a recruiter now855-876-6080Class A CDL Company Truck Driver JobsBattling to the death for ModernEquipment is not required hereAt Knight Refrigerated, our Class A CDL...

    from Knight Refrigerated - 6 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Jonesboro, IL

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 7 days ago
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Jonesboro, Illinois

Jonesboro is a city in Union County, Illinois, United States. The population was 1,853 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Union County, and was the location of the third of the Lincoln-Douglas debates, on 15 Sept, 1858.

Jonesboro Careers

Among the most common occupations in Jonesboro are Management, professional, and related occupations, 27%; Sales and office occupations, 22%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 58 percent of workers in Jonesboro, Illinois work for companies, 24 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Jonesboro Industries

The leading industries in Jonesboro, Illinois are Educational, health and social services, 28%; Retail trade, 13%; and Public administration, 8%. Simply Hired's Jonesboro job listings indicate that the following industries in Jonesboro are hiring the most workers:

Jonesboro Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Jonesboro, Illinois is $28,078, and the median income of households in Jonesboro was $30,441.

Average Salaries in Jonesboro, IL

Jonesboro, IL


According to our Jonesboro Trends data, the number of Jonesboro, Illinois jobs has increased by 13% since October 2013.
Jonesboro job trends

Jonesboro Employment Statistics

Population of Jonesboro
Total population 1,853
Male 47.33%
Female 52.67%
Median age 39.6
Jonesboro Housing
Owner-occupied homes 74.1%
Median cost of a home $54,400
Median mortgage payment $423
Renter-occupied homes 25.9%
Vacant housing 6.6%
Median monthly rent $284
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,691
Median for all female full-time $24,464
Household Income
Less than $10,000 16%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$35,000 to $49,999 18%
$50,000 to $74,999 19%
$75,000 to $99,999 4%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 14%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 9%
High school graduate 36%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 10%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 21%
Currently married 56%
Separated 1%
Widowed 12%
Divorced 11%
White 97%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Jonesboro Commute
Carpool 13.6%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 19 minutes