Overland Park Jobs

  • Executive Recruiter

    Howard Group - Overland Park, KS

    If you have ever thought about building a practice (your own business) with the support of highly skilled and knowledgeable management, a career with The Howard Group as an...

    from The Howard Group, Inc. - 12 days ago
  • Accounting Finance Estimator

    Starr Homes - Overland Park, KS

    Starr Homes is a growing premier custom home builder in Johnson County and we are looking to fill the position of Estimator. The ideal candidate will primarily be responsible for...

    from Starr Homes, LLC - 11 days ago
  • Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Overland Park, KS

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Dedicated Division As a Dedicated Team, you will carry freight for one customer, and one customer only. Dedicated Team...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
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Overland Park, Kansas

Overland Park is the second most populous city in the U.S. state of Kansas. It is located in Johnson County, a satellite city of Kansas City, and is near Olathe, Lenexa, Prairie Village and Leawood. In 2006, the estimated population is 167,500. In 2006 CNN/Money and Money magazine ranked Overland Park sixth on its list of the 100 Best Cities to Live in the United States. Overland Park has one sister city, Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany.

Overland Park Careers

Among the most common occupations in Overland Park are Management, professional, and related occupations, 50%; Sales and office occupations, 26%; and Service occupations, 10%. Approximately 81 percent of workers in Overland Park, Kansas work for companies, 10 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Overland Park Industries

The leading industries in Overland Park, Kansas are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 18%; Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 14%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Overland Park job listings indicate that the following industries in Overland Park are hiring the most workers:

Overland Park Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Overland Park, Kansas is $54,596, and the median income of households in Overland Park was $64,804.
 

Average Salaries in Overland Park, KS

Overland Park, KS

$55,000
 

According to our Overland Park Trends data, the number of Overland Park, Kansas jobs has increased by 3% since April 2013.
Overland Park job trends

Overland Park Employment Statistics

Population of Overland Park
Total population 161,901
Male 49.01%
Female 50.99%
Median age 37.9
  
Overland Park Housing
Owner-occupied homes 67.2%
Median cost of a home $207,800
Median mortgage payment $1,122
Renter-occupied homes 32.8%
Vacant housing 9.0%
Median monthly rent $798
  
Average Income
Median for all workers $36,265
Median for all male full-time $67,349
Median for all female full-time $41,842
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14%
$50,000 to $74,999 18%
$75,000 to $99,999 13%
$100,000 to $149,999 18%
$150,000 to $199,999 8%
$200,000 or more 5%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2%
High school graduate 15%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 37%
Graduate degree 19%
  
Marital Status
Never married 26%
Currently married 58%
Separated 1%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 10%
  
Race
White 88%
Black or African American 3%
Asian 7%
Other 2%
  
Overland Park Commute
Carpool 6.2%
Public transportation 0.4%
Average travel time 19 minutes