Lockport Jobs

  • Diesel Technician

    Nussbaum - Lockport, IL

    Diesel Technician We are in need of Diesel Technicians in our brand new facility in the Bloomington, IL area. Benefits Include: * Shift Differentials o $3 to $4/hour extra...

    from Nussbaum - 10 hours ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Lockport, IL

    C.R. England is now hiring Regional Truck Drivers. With C.R. England Regional, instead of driving across the nation, you can enjoy the local feel of driving a specific region. As...

    from C.R. England - 21 days ago
  • CLASS A CDL TRUCK DRIVERS - 866-880-7412

    Barr-nunn Transportation - Lockport, IL

    CLASS A CDL TRUCK DRIVERS 1 year tractor trailer experience required Sign on Bonus - 11/25/13-12/20/13: Solo Company Drivers = $1000 Solo Owner/Operators = $1500 Sign on Bonus -...

    from Barr-Nunn Transportation, Inc - 3 days ago
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Lockport, Illinois

Lockport is a city in Will County, Illinois, United States. Incorporated in 1853. The population was 15,191 at the 2000 census, and estimated to be 22,161 in 2005. Lockport is located in northeastern Illinois, 30 miles southwest of Chicago, and north of Joliet, at locks connecting Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal with the Des Plaines River via the Lockport Powerhouse. It also has locks of the old Illinois and Michigan Canal.

Lockport Careers

Among the most common occupations in Lockport are Management, professional, and related occupations, 31%; Sales and office occupations, 28%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 15%. Approximately 82 percent of workers in Lockport, Illinois work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Lockport Industries

The leading industries in Lockport, Illinois are Educational, health and social services, 18%; Manufacturing, 13%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Lockport job listings indicate that the following industries in Lockport are hiring the most workers:

Lockport Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Lockport, Illinois is $38,155, and the median income of households in Lockport was $59,179.

Average Salaries in Lockport, IL

Lockport, IL


According to our Lockport Trends data, the number of Lockport, Illinois jobs has increased by 79% since October 2013.
Lockport job trends

Lockport Employment Statistics

Population of Lockport
Total population 15,191
Male 49.18%
Female 50.82%
Median age 33.4
Lockport Housing
Owner-occupied homes 79.1%
Median cost of a home $149,700
Median mortgage payment $931
Renter-occupied homes 20.9%
Vacant housing 4.0%
Median monthly rent $649
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $45,759
Median for all female full-time $30,551
Household Income
Less than $10,000 3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 27%
$75,000 to $99,999 18%
$100,000 to $149,999 9%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 7%
High school graduate 35%
Some college, no degree 25%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 16%
Graduate degree 7%
Marital Status
Never married 23%
Currently married 62%
Separated 1%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 8%
White 97%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Lockport Commute
Carpool 6.6%
Public transportation 3.7%
Average travel time 33 minutes