Mount Pleasant Jobs

  • Signal Support Systems Specialist - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - North Charleston, SC

    Communication is the heartbeat of any Army National Guard unit. By joining the Army National Guard as a Signal Support Systems Specialist, you will keep the information flowing by...

    from Army National Guard - 3 hours ago
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    Kool Smiles - Sullivans Island, SC

    Here at Kool Smiles, our teams don’t just shape smiles – they shape the lives of families every single day. Working at Kool Smiles means being challenged, having fun, and being...

    from Kool Smiles - 20 hours ago
  • CDL A Truck Driver - Regional Truck Driver

    Averitt Express - Summerville, SC

    Averitt Express CDL-A Regional Truck Driver Position IT'S BIG! AVERITT REGIONAL DRIVERS HAVE A NEW PAY INCREASE Paid driver training is available for recent grads and drivers with...

    from Averitt Express - 1 day ago
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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

Mount Pleasant is a town in Charleston County, South Carolina, in the United States. It is the fifth largest city in South Carolina. As of 2006, the town had an estimated population of 59,113 . As defined by the U.S. Census Bureau, Mount Pleasant is included within the Charleston-North Charleston Urbanized Area and the Charleston-North Charleston Metropolitan Statistical Area. It is the 3rd largest city in this metro behind Charleston and North Charleston. At the foot of the Cooper River Bridge lies Patriot's Point, a naval and maritime museum, home to the World War II aircraft carrier USS Yorktown, which is now a museum ship. Mount Pleasant is also home to I'On Community, a mixed-use New Urbanist development. A new eight lane bridge, completed in 2006, spans the Cooper River and links Mount Pleasant with Charleston.

Mount Pleasant Careers

Among the most common occupations in Mount Pleasant are Management, professional, and related occupations, 50%; Sales and office occupations, 25%; and Service occupations, 12%. Approximately 70 percent of workers in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina work for companies, 19 percent work for the government and 8 percent are self-employed.

Mount Pleasant Industries

The leading industries in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina are Educational, health and social services, 25%; Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 11%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Mount Pleasant job listings indicate that the following industries in Mount Pleasant are hiring the most workers:

Mount Pleasant Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina is $41,156, and the median income of households in Mount Pleasant was $61,054.

Average Salaries in Mount Pleasant, SC

Mount Pleasant, SC


According to our Mount Pleasant Trends data, the number of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina jobs has increased by 68% since August 2013.
Mount Pleasant job trends

Mount Pleasant Employment Statistics

Population of Mount Pleasant
Total population 47,609
Male 47.91%
Female 52.09%
Median age 35.9
Mount Pleasant Housing
Owner-occupied homes 74.0%
Median cost of a home $185,500
Median mortgage payment $934
Renter-occupied homes 26.0%
Vacant housing 5.8%
Median monthly rent $838
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $50,673
Median for all female full-time $31,640
Household Income
Less than $10,000 4%
$10,000 to $14,999 2%
$15,000 to $24,999 7%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 13%
$50,000 to $74,999 26%
$75,000 to $99,999 15%
$100,000 to $149,999 13%
$150,000 to $199,999 4%
$200,000 or more 5%
Less than 9th grade 2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 4%
High school graduate 14%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 34%
Graduate degree 19%
Marital Status
Never married 22%
Currently married 62%
Separated 1%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 9%
White 91%
Black or African American 7%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Mount Pleasant Commute
Carpool 7.6%
Public transportation 0.4%
Average travel time 23 minutes