Nevada Jobs

  • Truck Driver

    Nussbaum - Nevada, MO

    Earn $0.44+/mi, $55k+/yr (OTR, Home Weekly) - 1 yr exp required What kind of trucking job does Nussbaum offer? Over-the-road, irregular route truck driver. Our freight system...

    from Nussbaum - 19 days ago
  • Automated Logistical Specialist - Supply Chain - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Nevada, MO

    As an Automated Logistical Specialist in the Army National Guard, you will learn the ins and outs of supply chain management, from storage and distribution to warehouse management...

    from Army National Guard - 5 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Drivers Needed! (NEVADA/missouri)

    Roehl Transport - Nevada, MO

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    from Roehl Transport, Inc - 13 days ago
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Nevada, Missouri

Nevada, Missouri, pronounced "nuh-VAY-duh," is a city in Vernon County, Missouri, United States. The population was 8,607 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Vernon County . Nevada is the home of Cottey College, a junior college for women operated by the P.E.O. Sisterhood, a women's organization dedicated to the promotion of education for women. It is also the home of the Nevada Griffons a semi professional baseball team in the Jayhawk League

Nevada Careers

Among the most common occupations in Nevada are Management, professional, and related occupations, 26%; Sales and office occupations, 21%; and Service occupations, 20%. Approximately 71 percent of workers in Nevada, Missouri work for companies, 14 percent work for the government and 8 percent are self-employed.

Nevada Industries

The leading industries in Nevada, Missouri are Educational, health and social services, 28%; Manufacturing, 15%; and Retail trade, 10%. Simply Hired's Nevada job listings indicate that the following industries in Nevada are hiring the most workers:

Nevada Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Nevada, Missouri is $23,182, and the median income of households in Nevada was $25,774.

Average Salaries in Nevada, MO

Nevada, MO


According to our Nevada Trends data, the number of Nevada, Missouri jobs has increased by 14% since April 2013.
Nevada job trends

Nevada Employment Statistics

Population of Nevada
Total population 8,607
Male 45.09%
Female 54.91%
Median age 35.3
Nevada Housing
Owner-occupied homes 57.7%
Median cost of a home $58,900
Median mortgage payment $420
Renter-occupied homes 42.3%
Vacant housing 10.2%
Median monthly rent $361
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $28,939
Median for all female full-time $17,424
Household Income
Less than $10,000 17%
$10,000 to $14,999 12%
$15,000 to $24,999 20%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 18%
$50,000 to $74,999 11%
$75,000 to $99,999 4%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 12%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 14%
High school graduate 36%
Some college, no degree 18%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 9%
Graduate degree 5%
Marital Status
Never married 24%
Currently married 47%
Separated 3%
Widowed 11%
Divorced 15%
White 97%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 0%
Other 1%
Nevada Commute
Carpool 14.5%
Public transportation 0.7%
Average travel time 15 minutes