Oakhurst Jobs

  • Flatbed Truck Driver – Class A CDL

    Swift Transportation - Oakhurst, 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 - 19 days ago
  • Pharmacist

    Safeway - Oakhurst, CA

    POSITION PURPOSE: The Pharmacist works under the direction of the Pharmacy Manager to assist in Store Pharmacy operations. - KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES: * Responsible for helping the...

    from Safeway Inc - 2 days ago
  • Class A CDL Lease Purchase Drivers! New Name. Same Great Trucking Carrier Our Drivers Have Trusted for Decades.

    CRST Specialized Transportation - Oakhurst, CA

    Specialized Transportation is unlike any trucking company that you’ve worked with. We deliver high-value items, priceless art, high-end technology, and the pay is high-value too.

    from CRST Specialized Transportation - 2 days ago
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Oakhurst, California

Oakhurst is a census-designated place in Madera County, California, 14 miles south of the entrance to Yosemite National Park, in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. It is part of the Madera, California Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population, according to the green sign at the bottom of Deadwood, is around 13,000.

Oakhurst Economy

Industry Oakhurst earned the nickname of "birthplace of computer gaming" being home to the pioneering computer game developer Sierra On-line from 1981 to 1999. Many industry firsts were achieved in Oakhurst including the development of the first 3D adventure game and one of the first online gaming networks . Sierra Entertainment, now headquartered in Los Angeles, CA continues to publish games for the personal computer and popular gaming consoles. Public utilities Cable television services for the city of Mount Shasta are contracted to Northland Cable TV.

Oakhurst Careers

Among the most common occupations in Oakhurst are Sales and office occupations, 29%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 28%; and Service occupations, 20%. Approximately 76 percent of workers in Oakhurst, California work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 8 percent are self-employed.

Oakhurst Industries

The leading industries in Oakhurst, California are Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 18%; Retail trade, 14%; and Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing, 12%. Simply Hired's Oakhurst job listings indicate that the following industries in Oakhurst are hiring the most workers:

Oakhurst Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Oakhurst, California is $29,045, and the median income of households in Oakhurst was $27,679.

Average Salaries in Oakhurst, CA

Oakhurst, CA


According to our Oakhurst Trends data, the number of Oakhurst, California jobs has decreased by 12% since October 2013.
Oakhurst job trends

Oakhurst Employment Statistics

Population of Oakhurst
Total population 2,868
Male 46.23%
Female 53.77%
Median age 45.6
Oakhurst Housing
Owner-occupied homes 57.1%
Median cost of a home $159,100
Median mortgage payment $764
Renter-occupied homes 42.9%
Vacant housing 9.4%
Median monthly rent $628
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $36,979
Median for all female full-time $21,111
Household Income
Less than $10,000 15%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 18%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 14%
$75,000 to $99,999 2%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 15%
High school graduate 32%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 13%
Graduate degree 6%
Marital Status
Never married 18%
Currently married 51%
Separated 5%
Widowed 12%
Divorced 14%
White 89%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 1%
Other 9%
Oakhurst Commute
Carpool 6.2%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 21 minutes