Las Cruces Jobs

  • Health Technician

    Catapult Health - Las Cruces, NM

    Health Technician Core Responsibilities: The Health Technician is responsible for providing best in class health evaluations at client sites. This is an on call/as needed...

    from Catapult Health - 6 days ago
  • Automated Logistical Specialist - Supply Chain - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Las Cruces, NM

    As an Automated Logistical Specialist in the Army National Guard, you will learn the ins and outs of supply chain management, from storage and distribution to warehouse management...

    from Army National Guard - 5 hours ago
  • Nurse

    U.S. Air Force - Las Cruces, NM

    Nurse U.S. Air Force Position Summary You earned the degree - now get the respect. Nurses are vital to quality patient care, and in the Air Force, they're treated that way. Our...

    from U.S. Air Force - 1 day ago
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Las Cruces, New Mexico

Las Cruces is a city in Doña Ana County, New Mexico, United States. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 74,267. The population was 82,671 as of the 2005 census estimate, making it the second largest city in the state. Las Cruces is the center of an agricultural region irrigated by the Rio Grande, which flows just west of the city. The city of Las Cruces bisects the fertile Mesilla Valley, the flood plain of the Rio Grande which extends from Hatch, New Mexico to the west side of El Paso, Texas. Las Cruces is also the home of New Mexico State University. NMSU is New Mexico's only land grant university, citing more than 23,000 graduate and undergraduate students on the main campus and four branch campuses. The Organ Mountains are to the east of the city. Las Cruces has a mayor-council form of government with a city manager. It is the county seat of Doña Ana County . Las Cruces is home to the annual Whole Enchilada Fiesta. The fiesta's main attraction is the...more

Las Cruces Careers

Among the most common occupations in Las Cruces are Management, professional, and related occupations, 33%; Sales and office occupations, 24%; and Service occupations, 17%. Approximately 62 percent of workers in Las Cruces, New Mexico work for companies, 24 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Las Cruces Industries

The leading industries in Las Cruces, New Mexico are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 30%; Retail trade, 11%; and Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services, 10%. Simply Hired's Las Cruces job listings indicate that the following industries in Las Cruces are hiring the most workers:

Las Cruces Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Las Cruces, New Mexico is $25,448, and the median income of households in Las Cruces was $29,363.
 

Average Salaries in Las Cruces, NM

Las Cruces, NM

$25,000
 

According to our Las Cruces Trends data, the number of Las Cruces, New Mexico jobs has not changed since September 2013.
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Las Cruces Employment Statistics

Population of Las Cruces
Total population 84,029
Male 47.57%
Female 52.43%
Median age 30.1
  
Las Cruces Housing
Owner-occupied homes 52.3%
Median cost of a home $121,500
Median mortgage payment $650
Renter-occupied homes 47.7%
Vacant housing 6.1%
Median monthly rent $587
  
Average Income
Median for all workers $14,456
Median for all male full-time $27,141
Median for all female full-time $23,754
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 15%
$10,000 to $14,999 12%
$15,000 to $24,999 16%
$25,000 to $34,999 17%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 10%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 10%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 11%
High school graduate 20%
Some college, no degree 23%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 18%
Graduate degree 13%
  
Marital Status
Never married 35%
Currently married 44%
Separated 3%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 12%
  
Race
White 85%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 2%
Other 11%
  
Las Cruces Commute
Carpool 12.4%
Public transportation 0.1%
Average travel time 16 minutes