Medford Jobs

  • Petroleum Supply Specialist - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Medford, OR

    Like all the vehicles on the road, the Army National Guard can't run without fuel. And it's the Petroleum Supply Specialist who makes sure we keep moving. As an Army National...

    from Army National Guard - 8 days ago
  • Truck Drivers- Join Our New Team Elite Fleet & Earn up to 70 CPM!

    US Xpress - Medford, OR

    US Xpress has immediate job openings for CDL A truck driving teams. There’s no better place for team drivers than US Xpress. Our teams get the newest, most comfortable trucks in...

    from US Xpress - 2 days ago
  • Student Driver Trainee - CDL Graduates

    Swift Transportation - Medford, OR

    STUDENT DRIVER TRAINEE - CDL GRADUATES NEEDED Jumpstart Your Trucking CAREER with Swift! Start your journey with Swift! We have certified mentors ready and available to provide...

    from Swift Transportation - 16 days ago
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Medford, Oregon

Medford is a city in Jackson County, Oregon, United States. As of 2006, the city had a total population of 73,960. The city was named in the 1880s by David Loring, a civil engineer working for the Oregon and California Railroad for his home town of Medford, Massachusetts and in honor of its position on the middle ford of the Bear Creek. Medford is the county seat of Jackson County.

Medford Economy

Medford's economy is driven primarily by agriculture and timber products. The largest direct marketer of fruits and food gifts in the United States, Harry and David Operations Corp., is based in Medford. It is the largest employer in Southern Oregon, with 1,700 year-round and about 6,700 seasonal employees in the Medford area. Harry and David was founded in 1910 to market the harvest from the orchards of the Rogue Valley. As there are no towns of equal or larger size within several hours' drive, Medford is a regional hub for medical services. The two major medical centers in the city employ over 2,000 people. As Medford is also a retirement destination, assisted living and senior services have become an important part of the economy. Medford and the surrounding area is home to an expanding wine industry that includes a large variety of Bordelaise and Burgundian varietals including merlot, cabernet sauvignon, syrah, zinfandel, pinot noir, gewürztraminer, riesling, pinot gris,...more

Medford Careers

Among the most common occupations in Medford are Sales and office occupations, 32%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 31%; and Service occupations, 22%. Approximately 72 percent of workers in Medford, Oregon work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 9 percent are self-employed.

Medford Industries

The leading industries in Medford, Oregon are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 23%; Retail trade, 21%; and Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 11%. Simply Hired's Medford job listings indicate that the following industries in Medford are hiring the most workers:

Medford Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Medford, Oregon is $31,844, and the median income of households in Medford was $40,564.
 

Average Salaries in Medford, OR

Medford, OR

$32,000
 

Medford Employment Statistics

Population of Medford
Total population 73,782
Male 47.14%
Female 52.86%
Median age 35.5
  
Medford Housing
Owner-occupied homes 54.5%
Median cost of a home $226,700
Median mortgage payment $839
Renter-occupied homes 45.5%
Vacant housing 4.9%
Median monthly rent $706
  
Average Income
Median for all workers $22,133
Median for all male full-time $36,645
Median for all female full-time $27,042
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 10%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$35,000 to $49,999 19%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 11%
$100,000 to $149,999 7%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 2%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 7%
High school graduate 29%
Some college, no degree 29%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 15%
Graduate degree 8%
  
Marital Status
Never married 25%
Currently married 54%
Separated 2%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 13%
  
Race
White 96%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 2%
Other 2%
  
Medford Commute
Carpool 11.7%
Public transportation 1.5%
Average travel time 16 minutes