Mount Prospect Jobs

  • Class A CDL Company Truck Driver - Regional Lanes

    Knight Transportation - Mount Prospect, IL

    Company Truck Drivers (Regional Dry Van) What’s your why? Choose the Right Path, Your Path You’re connected to other drivers by a common calling for the road. Beyond that, your...

    from Knight Transportation - 3 days ago
  • Local Truck Drivers - Chicago - $5000 Sign on Bonus

    C.R. England - Mount Prospect, IL

    C.R. England is looking for experienced CDL A holding truck drivers for our IntermodalLocal lanes. Intermodal Truck Drivers get daily home time, travel inside a 200 mi radius,...

    from C.R. England - 14 days ago
  • Truck Driver-CDL

    Nussbaum - Mount Prospect, IL

    OTR Truck Driver " $1,000 Weekly Minimum Guarantee! Earn $0.45+/mile, $56,000+/year (OTR, Home Weekly) " 1 yr exp reqd What kind of trucking job does Nussbaum offer?...

    from Nussbaum - 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 September 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