Monroe Jobs

  • Cannon Crewmember - Weapons Systems Technician - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Monroe, NC

    As a Cannon Crewmember in the Army National Guard, you join a team that ensures the U.S. maintains its battlefield superiority. You will have the opportunity to learn and use...

    from Army National Guard - 2 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Monroe, NC

    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 - 3 days ago
  • NEW PAY! Earn 39 – 43 CPM w/CDL OTR Truck Driver Job

    Dartco - Charlotte, NC

    Dartco is hiring OTR truck drivers at a great new starting CPM. Earn 39 - 43 CPM on an average of 2,600+ miles per week! Plus you'll get lots of added perks, including Great Home...

    from Dartco - 17 hours 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 increased by 12% since October 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