Little Rock Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Little Rock, AR

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Regional Division As a Regional Team Truck Driver, you can enjoy the life of a truck driver without having to travel across...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • OUTPATIENT PHARMACY TECHNICIAN GS-0661-5

    U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Little Rock, AR

    This position functions in the Outpatient Sections of Pharmacy Service within the Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System. The incumbent is a rotating generalized pharmacy...

    from U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - 11 hours ago
  • Seasonal Team Member

    Target Brands - Little Rock, AR

    Description: An inclusive, energetic culture. Incredible opportunity. A community-focused company. And one of the most powerful brands in the world. You can expect a lot from a...

    from Target Brands, Inc - 12 hours ago
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Little Rock, Arkansas

Little Rock is the capital and the most populous city of the State of Arkansas. It is also the county seat of Pulaski County and had a city population of 204,370 in the 2006 census estimates. It and North Little Rock, Arkansas are co-principal cities of the six-county Little Rock-North Little Rock, Arkansas Metropolitan Statistical Area, an area with a population of 652,834 people, according to 2006 census estimates. The MSA is in turn included in the Little Rock-North Little Rock-Pine Bluff, Arkansas Combined Statistical Area, which had a population of 829,032 in the 2006 census estimates. Located near the geographic center of Arkansas, Little Rock derives its name from a small rock formation on the south bank of the Arkansas River called La Petite Roche . The "little rock" was used by early river traffic as a landmark and became a well-known river crossing.

Little Rock Careers

Among the most common occupations in Little Rock are Management, professional, and related occupations, 38%; Sales and office occupations, 29%; and Service occupations, 15%. Approximately 71 percent of workers in Little Rock, Arkansas work for companies, 19 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Little Rock Industries

The leading industries in Little Rock, Arkansas are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 25%; Retail trade, 10%; and Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 10%. Simply Hired's Little Rock job listings indicate that the following industries in Little Rock are hiring the most workers:

Little Rock Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Little Rock, Arkansas is $34,172, and the median income of households in Little Rock was $39,882.
 

Average Salaries in Little Rock, AR

Little Rock, AR

$34,000
 

According to our Little Rock Trends data, the number of Little Rock, Arkansas jobs has decreased by 16% since October 2013.
Little Rock job trends

Little Rock Employment Statistics

Population of Little Rock
Total population 176,924
Male 48.04%
Female 51.96%
Median age 36.0
  
Little Rock Housing
Owner-occupied homes 59.7%
Median cost of a home $119,900
Median mortgage payment $703
Renter-occupied homes 40.3%
Vacant housing 10.1%
Median monthly rent $662
  
Average Income
Median for all workers $26,199
Median for all male full-time $39,260
Median for all female full-time $29,084
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 12%
$10,000 to $14,999 6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$75,000 to $99,999 9%
$100,000 to $149,999 9%
$150,000 to $199,999 3%
$200,000 or more 3%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 6%
High school graduate 24%
Some college, no degree 24%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 23%
Graduate degree 15%
  
Marital Status
Never married 32%
Currently married 44%
Separated 3%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 14%
  
Race
White 53%
Black or African American 44%
Asian 1%
Other 2%
  
Little Rock Commute
Carpool 11.0%
Public transportation 0.9%
Average travel time 17 minutes