Minden Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Minden, LA

    C.R. England is now hiring Company Over the Road Truck Drivers. With this truck driving job you can expect competitive miles and pay with industry leading benefits. Join one of...

    from C.R. England - 22 days ago
  • Multi-Channel Transmission Systems Operator-Maintainer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Minden, LA

    Everything begins with solid communications. And in this hyper-networked world, that won’t change anytime soon. So set yourself up in a promising civilian career by learning the...

    from Army National Guard - 15 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Minden, LA

    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 - 17 days ago
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Minden, Louisiana

The small city of Minden is the parish seat of Webster Parish, in the U.S. state of Louisiana. It is located twenty-eight miles east of Shreveport, the seat of Caddo Parish. The population, which has been remarkably stable since 1960, was 13,027 at the 2000 census. Minden is the principal city of the Minden Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is part of the larger Shreveport-Bossier City-Minden Combined Statistical Area.

Minden Careers

Among the most common occupations in Minden are Management, professional, and related occupations, 22%; Sales and office occupations, 22%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 17%. Approximately 73 percent of workers in Minden, Louisiana work for companies, 14 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Minden Industries

The leading industries in Minden, Louisiana are Educational, health and social services, 20%; Manufacturing, 14%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Minden job listings indicate that the following industries in Minden are hiring the most workers:

Minden Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Minden, Louisiana is $23,800, and the median income of households in Minden was $24,175.

Average Salaries in Minden, LA

Minden, LA


According to our Minden Trends data, the number of Minden, Louisiana jobs has increased by 4% since October 2013.
Minden job trends

Minden Employment Statistics

Population of Minden
Total population 13,027
Male 45.65%
Female 54.35%
Median age 36.8
Minden Housing
Owner-occupied homes 62.5%
Median cost of a home $56,100
Median mortgage payment $410
Renter-occupied homes 37.5%
Vacant housing 10.9%
Median monthly rent $347
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $28,401
Median for all female full-time $19,199
Household Income
Less than $10,000 22%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 19%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 13%
$50,000 to $74,999 12%
$75,000 to $99,999 3%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 10%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 19%
High school graduate 31%
Some college, no degree 19%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 10%
Graduate degree 6%
Marital Status
Never married 25%
Currently married 47%
Separated 3%
Widowed 12%
Divorced 12%
White 47%
Black or African American 53%
Asian 0%
Other 1%
Minden Commute
Carpool 18.1%
Public transportation 1.0%
Average travel time 23 minutes