Mission Jobs

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    Swift Transportation Co - Valentine, NE

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    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 20 days ago
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    Navajo Express - Valentine, NE

    Description: Navajo Express is hiring experienced CDL-A truck drivers for various positions throughout the country. We currently have openings for Dedicated, Regional and OTR...

    from Navajo Express - 26 days ago
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    CRST Malone - Mission, SD

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    from CRST Malone - 13 days ago
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Mission, South Dakota

Mission is a city in Todd County, South Dakota and the Rosebud Indian Reservation. The population was 904 at the 2000 census. Mission is home of the Sinte Gleska University. It is officially the county seat of Todd County, one of two unorganized counties in South Dakota. It is the largest incorporated community in the county, but is smaller than the unincorporated community of Rosebud, which is the capital of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe. It is named for one of the many missions established by religious groups in the late 1800s to assist the Sicangu Lakota and other AmerInd nations. It is the major market center of the county, and is located at the junction of US-83 and US-18 (the Oyate Trail, the home of Todd County School District, Cherry-Todd Rural Electric Cooperative, and various federal and tribal agencies.

Mission Careers

Among the most common occupations in Mission are Management, professional, and related occupations, 40%; Sales and office occupations, 23%; and Service occupations, 11%. Approximately 56 percent of workers in Mission, South Dakota work for companies, 28 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Mission Industries

The leading industries in Mission, South Dakota are Educational, health and social services, 32%; Retail trade, 10%; and Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 6%. Simply Hired's Mission job listings indicate that the following industries in Mission are hiring the most workers:

Mission Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Mission, South Dakota is $24,098, and the median income of households in Mission was $23,631.

Average Salaries in Mission, SD

Mission, SD


According to our Mission Trends data, the number of Mission, South Dakota jobs has increased by 95% since September 2013.
Mission job trends

Mission Employment Statistics

Population of Mission
Total population 904
Male 46.57%
Female 53.43%
Median age 25.0
Mission Housing
Owner-occupied homes 52.0%
Median cost of a home $40,400
Median mortgage payment $299
Renter-occupied homes 48.0%
Vacant housing 10.9%
Median monthly rent $328
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $25,417
Median for all female full-time $22,778
Household Income
Less than $10,000 22%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 21%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$35,000 to $49,999 14%
$50,000 to $74,999 9%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 15%
High school graduate 30%
Some college, no degree 26%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 9%
Graduate degree 7%
Marital Status
Never married 37%
Currently married 35%
Separated 2%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 19%
White 23%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 77%
Mission Commute
Carpool 15.6%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 11 minutes