Meeker Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Meeker, CO

    C.R. England is now hiring Dedicated Truck Drivers. C.R. Englands Dedicated division is growing at a rapid pace and we need Company Truck Drivers to fill the need As a Dedicated...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Meeker, CO

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 22 days ago
  • Entry Level - Remote Satellite TV Technician/Installer (Home Based)

    Dish Network - Meeker, CO

    As a Satellite TV Technician / Installer at DISH, you'll find more opportunities and career potential than anywhere else. Our Fortune 200 Company continues to transform the...

    from Dish Network - 5 days ago
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Meeker, Colorado

Meeker is a town in Rio Blanco County, Colorado, United States. The population was 2,242 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Rio Blanco County . The town is largely an agricultural community, located in the wide fertile valley of the White River in northwestern Colorado. Relatively isolated from other communities, it sits near the intersection of Colorado State Highway 13 and Colorado State Highway 64, on the north side of the White River and at the base of a long ridge, known locally as China Wall. The Bureau of Land Management has a regional office in the town. The town is named for Nathan Meeker, the United States Native American agent who was killed along with 11 other U.S. citizens by Ute Indians in the 1879 Meeker Massacre. The site of the massacre is located along State Highway 64 in the White River valley east of town and is marked by a prominent sign. After the massacre and the ensuing conflict known as the Ute War, the Ute population was forced to relocate to...more

Meeker Careers

Among the most common occupations in Meeker are Management, professional, and related occupations, 27%; Service occupations, 22%; and Sales and office occupations, 18%. Approximately 51 percent of workers in Meeker, Colorado work for companies, 26 percent work for the government and 15 percent are self-employed.

Meeker Industries

The leading industries in Meeker, Colorado are Educational, health and social services, 17%; Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining, 14%; and Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 12%. Simply Hired's Meeker job listings indicate that the following industries in Meeker are hiring the most workers:

Meeker Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Meeker, Colorado is $27,134, and the median income of households in Meeker was $34,479.
 

Average Salaries in Meeker, CO

Meeker, CO

$27,000
 

According to our Meeker Trends data, the number of Meeker, Colorado jobs has increased by 24% since July 2013.
Meeker job trends

Meeker Employment Statistics

Population of Meeker
Total population 2,242
Male 48.57%
Female 51.43%
Median age 38.9
  
Meeker Housing
Owner-occupied homes 66.5%
Median cost of a home $104,500
Median mortgage payment $546
Renter-occupied homes 33.5%
Vacant housing 12.8%
Median monthly rent $382
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $36,026
Median for all female full-time $18,242
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 7%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 18%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 18%
$50,000 to $74,999 24%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8%
High school graduate 30%
Some college, no degree 32%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 14%
Graduate degree 5%
  
Marital Status
Never married 20%
Currently married 61%
Separated 2%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 11%
  
Race
White 97%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 3%
  
Meeker Commute
Carpool 20.3%
Public transportation 0.6%
Average travel time 16 minutes