Murray Jobs

  • Company Truck Drivers - No Experience Necessary

    C.R. England - Murray, KY

    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 - 1 day ago
  • Military Police - Police Officer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Murray, KY

    Looking for a law enforcement career? The Army National Guard is looking for dedicated team members to serve their community, state, and nation as Military Police (MPs). MPs...

    from Army National Guard - 5 days ago
  • CDL A Truck Driver - Regional Truck Driver

    Averitt Express - Murray, KY

    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
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Murray, Kentucky

Murray is a city in Calloway County, Kentucky, United States. The population was 15,725 as of 2006 census estimates and has a micropolitan area population of 35,421. It is the county seat of Calloway County and the home of Murray State University.

Murray Careers

Among the most common occupations in Murray are Management, professional, and related occupations, 32%; Sales and office occupations, 24%; and Service occupations, 14%. Approximately 58 percent of workers in Murray, Kentucky work for companies, 23 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Murray Industries

The leading industries in Murray, Kentucky are Educational, health and social services, 31%; Manufacturing, 11%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Murray job listings indicate that the following industries in Murray are hiring the most workers:

Murray Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Murray, Kentucky is $26,280, and the median income of households in Murray was $25,647.

Average Salaries in Murray, KY

Murray, KY


According to our Murray Trends data, the number of Murray, Kentucky jobs has increased by 64% since October 2013.
Murray job trends

Murray Employment Statistics

Population of Murray
Total population 14,950
Male 46.44%
Female 53.56%
Median age 26.5
Murray Housing
Owner-occupied homes 48.1%
Median cost of a home $84,200
Median mortgage payment $586
Renter-occupied homes 51.9%
Vacant housing 9.3%
Median monthly rent $417
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $30,266
Median for all female full-time $22,294
Household Income
Less than $10,000 21%
$10,000 to $14,999 12%
$15,000 to $24,999 16%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$35,000 to $49,999 14%
$50,000 to $74,999 12%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 10%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 9%
High school graduate 22%
Some college, no degree 22%
Associate's degree 3%
Bachelor's degree 18%
Graduate degree 16%
Marital Status
Never married 39%
Currently married 44%
Separated 2%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 8%
White 89%
Black or African American 7%
Asian 3%
Other 1%
Murray Commute
Carpool 9.2%
Public transportation 1.6%
Average travel time 13 minutes