Oak Ridge Jobs

  • Class A CDL Owner Operator HHG Truck Drivers

    Graebel Van Lines - Oak Ridge, NC

    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 - 8 days ago
  • Advertising Sales Representative (og1yZfwy)

    ShopperLocal - Greensboro, NC

    RTN is a fast-growing leader in grocery and dollar store advertisement sales. We offer hyper local, cost effective advertising solutions to businesses across the U.S. We are...

    from ShopperLocal - 13 hours ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Oak Ridge, NC

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 17 days ago
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Oak Ridge, North Carolina

Oak Ridge is a town in northwestern Guilford County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 3,988 at the 2000 census. The Oak Ridge Military Academy, a private, coed, college-preparatory military boarding school, was established here in 1852. It is the third-oldest military school in the nation still in operation, and it is the official military school of North Carolina, as designated by the state legislature. Until the late 1990's the Oak Ridge area was mostly rural farmland, with numerous tobacco and strawberry farms. However, since its incorporation as a town in 1998, Oak Ridge has undergone rapid suburbanization and population growth. Many of the area's farms have been sold to developers and turned into upper-class housing developments, and several shopping centers have been built around the military academy. American Idol Star Chris Daughtry recently took up residence in Oak Ridge.

Oak Ridge Careers

Among the most common occupations in Oak Ridge are Management, professional, and related occupations, 48%; Sales and office occupations, 24%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 11%. Approximately 83 percent of workers in Oak Ridge, North Carolina work for companies, 8 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Oak Ridge Industries

The leading industries in Oak Ridge, North Carolina are Manufacturing, 25%; Educational, health and social services, 16%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Oak Ridge job listings indicate that the following industries in Oak Ridge are hiring the most workers:

Oak Ridge Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Oak Ridge, North Carolina is $46,101, and the median income of households in Oak Ridge was $74,609.
 

Average Salaries in Oak Ridge, NC

Oak Ridge, NC

$46,000
 

According to our Oak Ridge Trends data, the number of Oak Ridge, North Carolina jobs has increased by 26% since October 2013.
Oak Ridge job trends

Oak Ridge Employment Statistics

Population of Oak Ridge
Total population 3,988
Male 49.45%
Female 50.55%
Median age 37.7
  
Oak Ridge Housing
Owner-occupied homes 92.2%
Median cost of a home $204,900
Median mortgage payment $1,183
Renter-occupied homes 7.8%
Vacant housing 5.5%
Median monthly rent $625
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $56,250
Median for all female full-time $35,952
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9%
$50,000 to $74,999 23%
$75,000 to $99,999 22%
$100,000 to $149,999 16%
$150,000 to $199,999 6%
$200,000 or more 6%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 7%
High school graduate 20%
Some college, no degree 24%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 27%
Graduate degree 13%
  
Marital Status
Never married 15%
Currently married 76%
Separated 1%
Widowed 3%
Divorced 5%
  
Race
White 94%
Black or African American 4%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
  
Oak Ridge Commute
Carpool 6.6%
Public transportation 0.9%
Average travel time 26 minutes
  

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