Monroe Jobs

  • Entry Level Advertising Sales Representative (oNPLYfw5)

    ShopperLocal - Monroe, NC

    RTN, a fast-growing leader in-store advertising sales, offers hyper local, cost effective advertising solutions to businesses across the U.S in the Family Dollar and Dollar...

    from ShopperLocal - 12 days ago
  • Class A CDL Van Owner Operator - 866-602-4102

    Watkins-shepard Trucking - Monroe, NC

    With a Watkins Shepard trucking job, you can count on us to work with you and support you like family. We’re looking for proactive truck drivers who will get the job done. If...

    from Watkins-Shepard Trucking - 18 days ago
  • Student Driver Trainee - CDL Graduates

    Swift Transportation - Monroe, NC

    STUDENT DRIVER TRAINEE - CDL GRADUATES NEEDED Jumpstart Your Trucking CAREER with Swift! Start your journey with Swift! We have certified mentors ready and available to provide...

    from Swift Transportation - 15 days ago
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Monroe, North Carolina

Monroe is a city in Union County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 26,228 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Union County . Monroe Regional Airport is 5 miles NW of Monroe.

Monroe Careers

Among the most common occupations in Monroe are Management, professional, and related occupations, 24%; Sales and office occupations, 22%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 21%. Approximately 80 percent of workers in Monroe, North Carolina work for companies, 10 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Monroe Industries

The leading industries in Monroe, North Carolina are Manufacturing, 19%; Construction, 14%; and Educational, health and social services, 13%. Simply Hired's Monroe job listings indicate that the following industries in Monroe are hiring the most workers:

Monroe Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Monroe, North Carolina is $26,577, and the median income of households in Monroe was $40,457.

Average Salaries in Monroe, NC

Monroe, NC


According to our Monroe Trends data, the number of Monroe, North Carolina jobs has decreased by 17% since April 2013.
Monroe job trends

Monroe Employment Statistics

Population of Monroe
Total population 26,228
Male 50.63%
Female 49.37%
Median age 30.9
Monroe Housing
Owner-occupied homes 56.1%
Median cost of a home $104,900
Median mortgage payment $740
Renter-occupied homes 43.9%
Vacant housing 6.2%
Median monthly rent $587
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $30,265
Median for all female full-time $22,889
Household Income
Less than $10,000 10%
$10,000 to $14,999 7%
$15,000 to $24,999 12%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 18%
$50,000 to $74,999 21%
$75,000 to $99,999 10%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 15%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 17%
High school graduate 27%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 5%
Marital Status
Never married 29%
Currently married 51%
Separated 3%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 9%
White 61%
Black or African American 28%
Asian 1%
Other 10%
Monroe Commute
Carpool 20.1%
Public transportation 0.5%
Average travel time 25 minutes