Oglesby Jobs

  • Truck Driver - Company Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Oglesby, IL

    C.R. England is now hiring Regional Truck Drivers. With C.R. England Regional, instead of driving across the nation, you can enjoy the local feel of driving a specific region. As...

    from C.R. England - 3 days ago
  • Experienced Team Truck Drivers-Weekly Hometime!

    CRST Van Expedited - Oglesby, IL

    Weekly Hometime Consistent Miles. Peace of Mind $10,000 Sign On Bonus Apply Now We'll be in touch with you shortly! Select a state...

    from CRST Van Expedited - 15 days ago
  • Sales Representative

    Unified Energy Alliance - Oglesby, IL

    This job is commission only. Candidates selected for this position will work from their local territory. Must be able to support commission only income. Commissions can come as...

    from Unified Energy Alliance - 2 days ago
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Oglesby, Illinois

Oglesby is a city in LaSalle County, Illinois, United States. The population was 3,647 at the 2000 census. Oglesby is located near the confluence of the Illinois River and the north-flowing Vermilion River. It was originally called "Portland", due to the cement mined and manufactured in the area that was similar to Portland Cement from England. Renamed in honor of Richard Oglesby, Governor of Illinois. Oglesby had excellent exposed limestone and coal, as well as riverine transport. It soon became an important center for cement manufacture. The term "Portland cement" refers to the cement developed in England; that made in early Oglesby was almost identical. Illinois Valley Community College is located in Oglesby.

Oglesby Careers

Among the most common occupations in Oglesby are Management, professional, and related occupations, 27%; Sales and office occupations, 21%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 20%. Approximately 75 percent of workers in Oglesby, Illinois work for companies, 16 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Oglesby Industries

The leading industries in Oglesby, Illinois are Manufacturing, 19%; Educational, health and social services, 19%; and Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 10%. Simply Hired's Oglesby job listings indicate that the following industries in Oglesby are hiring the most workers:

Oglesby Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Oglesby, Illinois is $28,603, and the median income of households in Oglesby was $35,000.

Average Salaries in Oglesby, IL

Oglesby, IL


According to our Oglesby Trends data, the number of Oglesby, Illinois jobs has increased by 59% since September 2013.
Oglesby job trends

Oglesby Employment Statistics

Population of Oglesby
Total population 3,647
Male 47.74%
Female 52.26%
Median age 40.2
Oglesby Housing
Owner-occupied homes 79.0%
Median cost of a home $76,300
Median mortgage payment $649
Renter-occupied homes 21.0%
Vacant housing 6.9%
Median monthly rent $384
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $36,875
Median for all female full-time $20,331
Household Income
Less than $10,000 9%
$10,000 to $14,999 12%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 19%
$75,000 to $99,999 10%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 6%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 14%
High school graduate 38%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 10%
Bachelor's degree 8%
Graduate degree 3%
Marital Status
Never married 21%
Currently married 59%
Separated 0%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 10%
White 99%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 0%
Oglesby Commute
Carpool 12.3%
Public transportation 0.5%
Average travel time 17 minutes

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