Mercer Jobs

  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Mercer, PA

    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 - 11 days ago
  • Class A CDL Truck Driver - Home Weekly Dedicated Run - Great Miles!

    Swift Transportation - Mercer, PA

    logo Enjoy a career with a great future as a Swift Truck Driver! Dedicated Class A CDL Truck Drivers Home Weekly With this Swift Transportation dedicated run, our drivers are...

    from Swift Transportation - 16 days ago
  • Flatbed Owner Operator Truck Drivers 1-866-538-3896

    CRST Malone - Mercer, PA

    Flatbed Owner Operators... DON’T JUST DRIVE, BELONG! $248,446Top Income Call a recruiter today and learn more about how we take care of our people. $2000 Sign-On...

    from CRST Malone - 15 days ago
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Mercer, Pennsylvania

Mercer is a borough in Mercer County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 2,391 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Mercer County . The community was named after physician Brig. Gen. Hugh Mercer. Mercer is the birthplace of the 19th century painter Samuel Waugh, as well as Trent Reznor of popular rock band Nine Inch Nails. It is also known for electing one of the nation's youngest mayors, Christopher Portman, who was just 18 when he ran for office and 19 in January, 2002 when he was sworn in .

Mercer Careers

Among the most common occupations in Mercer are Management, professional, and related occupations, 33%; Sales and office occupations, 26%; and Service occupations, 17%. Approximately 72 percent of workers in Mercer, Pennsylvania work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 9 percent are self-employed.

Mercer Industries

The leading industries in Mercer, Pennsylvania are Educational, health and social services, 20%; Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 16%; and Retail trade, 15%. Simply Hired's Mercer job listings indicate that the following industries in Mercer are hiring the most workers:

Mercer Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Mercer, Pennsylvania is $23,474, and the median income of households in Mercer was $29,795.

Average Salaries in Mercer, PA

Mercer, PA


According to our Mercer Trends data, the number of Mercer, Pennsylvania jobs has decreased by 17% since September 2013.
Mercer job trends

Mercer Employment Statistics

Population of Mercer
Total population 2,391
Male 50.19%
Female 49.81%
Median age 37.4
Mercer Housing
Owner-occupied homes 58.3%
Median cost of a home $76,300
Median mortgage payment $476
Renter-occupied homes 41.7%
Vacant housing 6.1%
Median monthly rent $391
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $27,371
Median for all female full-time $19,576
Household Income
Less than $10,000 11%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 18%
$25,000 to $34,999 18%
$35,000 to $49,999 9%
$50,000 to $74,999 20%
$75,000 to $99,999 8%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 15%
High school graduate 39%
Some college, no degree 12%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 14%
Graduate degree 9%
Marital Status
Never married 27%
Currently married 49%
Separated 3%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 12%
White 97%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 0%
Other 0%
Mercer Commute
Carpool 9.4%
Public transportation 0.7%
Average travel time 19 minutes

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