Midland Jobs

  • Client Services Admin

    Hennessey Group - Midland, TX

    Client Services Admin We currently have an opportunity for someone who is super organized and loves working with people. In this client services position, you will perform...

    from The Hennessey Group - 28 days ago
  • Driver - Team Truck Drivers - Class A CDL

    Schneider - Midland, TX

    Team Truck Drivers - $10,000 Sign-on Bonus per Team - 3 Weeks Out, 5 Days Home-140655 Team truck drivers are among the highest compensated in Schneider’s fleet, with many drivers...

    from Schneider - 2 days ago
  • Nurse

    U.S. Air Force - Midland, TX

    Nurse U.S. Air Force Position Summary You earned the degree - now get the respect. Nurses are vital to quality patient care, and in the Air Force, they're treated that way. Our...

    from U.S. Air Force - 9 hours ago
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Midland, Texas

Midland is the county seat of Midland County located on the Southern Plains of the western area of the U.S. State of Texas. As of the 2006 U.S. Census estimate, the city had a total population of 100,378. The Midland–Odessa metropolitan area had a population of 251,842. Midland was originally founded as the midway point between Fort Worth and El Paso on the Texas and Pacific Railroad in 1881. The city has received national recognition as the hometown of President George W. Bush and First Lady Laura Bush.

Midland Careers

Among the most common occupations in Midland are Sales and office occupations, 31%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 30%; and Service occupations, 16%. Approximately 72 percent of workers in Midland, Texas work for companies, 14 percent work for the government and 11 percent are self-employed.

Midland Industries

The leading industries in Midland, Texas are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 20%; Retail trade, 14%; and Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining, 13%. Simply Hired's Midland job listings indicate that the following industries in Midland are hiring the most workers:

Midland Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Midland, Texas is $32,251, and the median income of households in Midland was $41,660.

Average Salaries in Midland, TX

Midland, TX


According to our Midland Trends data, the number of Midland, Texas jobs has decreased by 21% since September 2013.
Midland job trends

Midland Employment Statistics

Population of Midland
Total population 100,799
Male 47.66%
Female 52.34%
Median age 33.8
Midland Housing
Owner-occupied homes 62.9%
Median cost of a home $86,300
Median mortgage payment $652
Renter-occupied homes 37.1%
Vacant housing 7.2%
Median monthly rent $604
Average Income
Median for all workers $23,197
Median for all male full-time $41,086
Median for all female full-time $23,416
Household Income
Less than $10,000 8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6%
$15,000 to $24,999 16%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 10%
$100,000 to $149,999 9%
$150,000 to $199,999 4%
$200,000 or more 3%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 11%
High school graduate 24%
Some college, no degree 23%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 19%
Graduate degree 7%
Marital Status
Never married 22%
Currently married 58%
Separated 4%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 10%
White 82%
Black or African American 7%
Asian 1%
Other 9%
Midland Commute
Carpool 9.4%
Public transportation 1.0%
Average travel time 16 minutes