Olympia Jobs

  • Sales Representative-Sales Executive - Insurance and Financial

    Country Financial - Olympia, WA

    COUNTRY Financial® Representative The Opportunity This is not a sales job. This is a sales career. The COUNTRY Financial® Representative career gives you the opportunity to make...

    from Country Financial - 4 days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Olympia, WA

    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 - 14 days ago
  • Physician Pediatrics Urgent Care (PS)

    Multicare Entity - Olympia, WA

    Physicians affiliated with MultiCare Health System are recognized as being among the best healthcare providers in the Northwest region. Both adult and pediatric specialists are...

    from Multicare Entity - 11 hours ago
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Olympia, Washington

Olympia is the capital of the U.S. state of Washington. It was incorporated on January 28, 1859. As of the 2000 census, it had a population of 42,514. Olympia is the county seat of Thurston County and the focal point of the South Puget Sound region.

Olympia Careers

Among the most common occupations in Olympia are Management, professional, and related occupations, 40%; Sales and office occupations, 26%; and Service occupations, 15%. Approximately 56 percent of workers in Olympia, Washington work for companies, 33 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Olympia Industries

The leading industries in Olympia, Washington are Educational, health and social services, 22%; Public administration, 19%; and Retail trade, 9%. Simply Hired's Olympia job listings indicate that the following industries in Olympia are hiring the most workers:

Olympia Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Olympia, Washington is $36,391, and the median income of households in Olympia was $40,846.

Average Salaries in Olympia, WA

Olympia, WA


According to our Olympia Trends data, the number of Olympia, Washington jobs has increased by 19% since September 2013.
Olympia job trends

Olympia Employment Statistics

Population of Olympia
Total population 42,514
Male 47.79%
Female 52.21%
Median age 36.0
Olympia Housing
Owner-occupied homes 50.3%
Median cost of a home $143,500
Median mortgage payment $791
Renter-occupied homes 49.7%
Vacant housing 5.4%
Median monthly rent $624
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $41,267
Median for all female full-time $31,515
Household Income
Less than $10,000 10%
$10,000 to $14,999 7%
$15,000 to $24,999 13%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 20%
$75,000 to $99,999 10%
$100,000 to $149,999 7%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 6%
High school graduate 21%
Some college, no degree 23%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 25%
Graduate degree 15%
Marital Status
Never married 31%
Currently married 47%
Separated 2%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 14%
White 89%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 6%
Other 3%
Olympia Commute
Carpool 12.3%
Public transportation 5.2%
Average travel time 20 minutes