Mount Prospect Jobs

  • Company Truck Drivers - No Experience Necessary

    C.R. England - Mount Prospect, IL

    C.R. England offers the best program to become a cdl truck driver, full benefits, more miles, more home time and more money Change careers from construction, maintenance, labor,...

    from C.R. England - 12 hours ago
  • CDL A Truck Driver - Regional Truck Driver

    Averitt Express - Mount Prospect, IL

    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 - 2 days ago
  • Team Truck Drivers

    Barr-nunn Transportation - Mount Prospect, IL

    At Barr-Nunn Transportation we pay what we say. We’ve earned a solid reputation over the years for being responsive to the needs of our people and leading the way to success. We...

    from Barr-Nunn Transportation - 1 day ago
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Mount Prospect, Illinois

Mount Prospect, part of Elk Grove Township and Wheeling Township, is a village in Cook County, Illinois about 22 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Mount Prospect was incorporated as a village in 1917. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 56,265.

Mount Prospect Careers

Among the most common occupations in Mount Prospect are Management, professional, and related occupations, 38%; Sales and office occupations, 30%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 12%. Approximately 83 percent of workers in Mount Prospect, Illinois work for companies, 9 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Mount Prospect Industries

The leading industries in Mount Prospect, Illinois are Manufacturing, 17%; Educational, health and social services, 14%; and Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 12%. Simply Hired's Mount Prospect job listings indicate that the following industries in Mount Prospect are hiring the most workers:

Mount Prospect Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Mount Prospect, Illinois is $38,402, and the median income of households in Mount Prospect was $57,165.

Average Salaries in Mount Prospect, IL

Mount Prospect, IL


According to our Mount Prospect Trends data, the number of Mount Prospect, Illinois jobs has decreased by 24% since October 2013.
Mount Prospect job trends

Mount Prospect Employment Statistics

Population of Mount Prospect
Total population 56,265
Male 49.71%
Female 50.29%
Median age 37.2
Mount Prospect Housing
Owner-occupied homes 71.5%
Median cost of a home $217,700
Median mortgage payment $1,031
Renter-occupied homes 28.5%
Vacant housing 1.7%
Median monthly rent $786
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $44,585
Median for all female full-time $32,218
Household Income
Less than $10,000 4%
$10,000 to $14,999 4%
$15,000 to $24,999 9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 23%
$75,000 to $99,999 16%
$100,000 to $149,999 13%
$150,000 to $199,999 3%
$200,000 or more 3%
Less than 9th grade 7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 7%
High school graduate 24%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 23%
Graduate degree 12%
Marital Status
Never married 25%
Currently married 61%
Separated 1%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 7%
White 82%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 11%
Other 4%
Mount Prospect Commute
Carpool 10.4%
Public transportation 6.0%
Average travel time 27 minutes