Laurel Jobs

  • Regional / OTR Class A CDL Truck Driver

    Marten Transport - Laurel, MD

    MARTEN TRANSPORT IS NOW HIRING EXPERIENCED REGIONAL AND OTR CLASS-A CDL DRIVERS! Marten Transport values your driving skills and TIME! How can you be sure? Marten is now offering...

    from Marten Transport - 8 days ago
  • CDL-A Company Truck Drivers

    Mesilla Valley Transportation - Laurel, MD

    At Mesilla Valley Transportation all the pieces are in place to enjoy a better truck driving career with a carrier that knows how to treat you well! Mesilla Valley Transportation,...

    from Mesilla Valley Transportation - 6 hours ago
  • Class A CDL Lease Purchase Drivers! New Name. Same Great Trucking Carrier Our Drivers Have Trusted for Decades.

    CRST Specialized Transportation - Laurel, MD

    Specialized Transportation is unlike any trucking company that you’ve worked with. We deliver high-value items, priceless art, high-end technology, and the pay is high-value too.

    from CRST Specialized Transportation - 1 day ago
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Laurel, Maryland

Laurel is an incorporated Maryland, U.S. city located midway between Washington, D.C. and Baltimore. While the city proper is located entirely within Prince George's County, the larger area generally known by locals as Laurel spreads eastward into Anne Arundel County and northward into Howard County. Including all of the areas with Laurel postal zip codes, the population is over 70,000. Laurel is near Johns Hopkins University's Applied Physics Laboratory, Fort Meade US Army base and the National Security Agency . The city maintains a historic district including its Main Street, and is near Laurel Park Racecourse, a horse racetrack in adjacent Anne Arundel County.

Laurel Careers

Among the most common occupations in Laurel are Management, professional, and related occupations, 42%; Sales and office occupations, 28%; and Service occupations, 11%. Approximately 71 percent of workers in Laurel, Maryland work for companies, 22 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Laurel Industries

The leading industries in Laurel, Maryland are Educational, health and social services, 17%; Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 13%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Laurel job listings indicate that the following industries in Laurel are hiring the most workers:

Laurel Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Laurel, Maryland is $36,790, and the median income of households in Laurel was $49,415.

Average Salaries in Laurel, MD

Laurel, MD


According to our Laurel Trends data, the number of Laurel, Maryland jobs has not changed since October 2013.
Laurel job trends

Laurel Employment Statistics

Population of Laurel
Total population 19,960
Male 48.25%
Female 51.75%
Median age 33.6
Laurel Housing
Owner-occupied homes 49.8%
Median cost of a home $126,400
Median mortgage payment $918
Renter-occupied homes 50.2%
Vacant housing 6.0%
Median monthly rent $774
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $37,966
Median for all female full-time $35,614
Household Income
Less than $10,000 4%
$10,000 to $14,999 3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 20%
$50,000 to $74,999 24%
$75,000 to $99,999 12%
$100,000 to $149,999 10%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8%
High school graduate 21%
Some college, no degree 25%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 23%
Graduate degree 14%
Marital Status
Never married 35%
Currently married 43%
Separated 5%
Widowed 4%
Divorced 13%
White 54%
Black or African American 36%
Asian 7%
Other 3%
Laurel Commute
Carpool 13.2%
Public transportation 7.2%
Average travel time 33 minutes