Mankato Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Mankato, MN

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Dedicated Division As a Dedicated Team, you will carry freight for one customer, and one customer only. Dedicated Team...

    from C.R. England - 22 hours ago
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    CRST Van Expedited - Mankato, MN

    Weekly Hometime Consistent Miles. Peace of Mind $10,000 Sign On Bonus Apply Now We'll be in touch with you shortly! Select a state...

    from CRST Van Expedited - 9 days ago
  • CDL-A Owner Operator Truck Drivers

    Minstar Transport - Mankato, MN

    Owner Operators: Minstar has CDL-A Truck Driving Positions Available in your area! MinStar Transport is offering a new pay package for Owner Operator Truck Drivers and a new...

    from Minstar Transport - 2 days ago
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Mankato, Minnesota

Mankato is a city in Blue Earth County¹, Minnesota with a population of 32,427 as of the 2000 census². It is the county seat of Blue Earth County, and is located along a large bend of the Minnesota River at its confluence with the Blue Earth River. While the majority of Mankato is located in Blue Earth County, the city extends into Le Sueur and Nicollet counties as well. It is neighbored by its sister city across the Minnesota River, North Mankato, and completely encompasses the town of Skyline.

Mankato Careers

Among the most common occupations in Mankato are Management, professional, and related occupations, 28%; Sales and office occupations, 26%; and Service occupations, 18%. Approximately 76 percent of workers in Mankato, Minnesota work for companies, 14 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Mankato Industries

The leading industries in Mankato, Minnesota are Educational, health and social services, 26%; Manufacturing, 16%; and Retail trade, 14%. Simply Hired's Mankato job listings indicate that the following industries in Mankato are hiring the most workers:

Mankato Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Mankato, Minnesota is $26,485, and the median income of households in Mankato was $33,956.

Average Salaries in Mankato, MN

Mankato, MN


According to our Mankato Trends data, the number of Mankato, Minnesota jobs has decreased by 10% since September 2013.
Mankato job trends

Mankato Employment Statistics

Population of Mankato
Total population 32,427
Male 49.15%
Female 50.85%
Median age 25.3
Mankato Housing
Owner-occupied homes 52.9%
Median cost of a home $97,400
Median mortgage payment $601
Renter-occupied homes 47.1%
Vacant housing 3.1%
Median monthly rent $496
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $30,889
Median for all female full-time $22,081
Household Income
Less than $10,000 10%
$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 18%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 6%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 6%
High school graduate 24%
Some college, no degree 24%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 21%
Graduate degree 11%
Marital Status
Never married 48%
Currently married 38%
Separated 1%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 7%
White 94%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 3%
Other 1%
Mankato Commute
Carpool 10.5%
Public transportation 2.7%
Average travel time 15 minutes