Nevada City Jobs

  • Travel Nurse - RN - Operating Room (OR) Registered Nurse

    Fastaff - Grass Valley, CA

    OR Registered Nurse – Operating Room Nurse – OR RN We are seeking an experienced and self-motivated Operating Room Travel RN Registered Nurse to join our growing team of nursing...

    from Fastaff - 7 days ago
  • Class A CDL Owner Operator HHG Truck Drivers

    Graebel Van Lines - Grass Valley, CA

    HOUSEHOLD GOODS/RELOCATION Truck Driving Professional “Movers” Needed Today at Graebel When you accept a job as a CDL Truck Driver/Mover with Graebel, you will be responsible for...

    from Graebel Van Lines - 14 days ago
  • Flatbed Truck Driver – Class A CDL

    Swift Transportation - Nevada City, CA

    Experienced Flatbed Drivers Wanted! INCREASED MILEAGE PAY: Our Flatbed Truck Drivers are now earning more per mile! At Swift Transportation, we know that consistency is crucial...

    from Swift Transportation - 30+ days ago
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Nevada City, California

Nevada City is the county seat of Nevada County, California, USA, 166 miles northeast of San Francisco. In 1900, 3,250 people lived in Nevada City, California; in 1910, 2,689 lived there. The population was 3,001 at the 2000 census. The name comes from the Spanish word meaning "snow-covered," referring to the snow-topped mountains in the area. It was first settled in 1849, during the California Gold Rush, under the name Nevada . In 1850-51, it was the most important mining town in the state, Nevada County being the leading gold-mining county in the state. Nevada City was incorporated in 1875 and chartered in 1885.

Nevada City Careers

Among the most common occupations in Nevada City are Management, professional, and related occupations, 39%; Sales and office occupations, 25%; and Service occupations, 13%. Approximately 57 percent of workers in Nevada City, California work for companies, 18 percent work for the government and 18 percent are self-employed.

Nevada City Industries

The leading industries in Nevada City, California are Educational, health and social services, 19%; Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 15%; and Construction, 11%. Simply Hired's Nevada City job listings indicate that the following industries in Nevada City are hiring the most workers:

Nevada City Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Nevada City, California is $30,626, and the median income of households in Nevada City was $36,667.

Average Salaries in Nevada City, CA

Nevada City, CA


According to our Nevada City Trends data, the number of Nevada City, California jobs has increased by 141% since September 2013.
Nevada City job trends

Nevada City Employment Statistics

Population of Nevada City
Total population 3,001
Male 49.28%
Female 50.72%
Median age 43.5
Nevada City Housing
Owner-occupied homes 60.5%
Median cost of a home $229,600
Median mortgage payment $899
Renter-occupied homes 39.5%
Vacant housing 7.2%
Median monthly rent $707
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $32,070
Median for all female full-time $29,183
Household Income
Less than $10,000 6%
$10,000 to $14,999 7%
$15,000 to $24,999 21%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 20%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 7%
$150,000 to $199,999 3%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 7%
High school graduate 18%
Some college, no degree 31%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 20%
Graduate degree 16%
Marital Status
Never married 29%
Currently married 43%
Separated 2%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 20%
White 97%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 1%
Other 2%
Nevada City Commute
Carpool 11.1%
Public transportation 0.9%
Average travel time 19 minutes