Mount Prospect Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Mount Prospect, IL

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Dedicated Division As a Dedicated Team, you will carry freight for one customer, and one customer only. Dedicated Team...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • CDL-A Company Truck Drivers

    Hub Group Trucking - Mount Prospect, IL

    Chicago Area Company Truck Drivers Hub Group drivers receive the best total truck driver opportunity in the transporation industry. We offer more than jobs ... We focus on working...

    from Hub Group Trucking - 7 days ago
  • New CDL Class-A Driver Classes Starting Weekly - 866-764-1405

    Swift Transportation - Mount Prospect, IL

    Earn Your CDL Class A License and Get On The Road to a Successful Truck Driving Career! Paid While Training With Mentor and No Money Down or Credit Check Jumpstart your trucking...

    from Swift Transportation - 10 hours 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