Perry Jobs

  • Regional / OTR Class A CDL Truck Driver

    Marten Transport - Perry, IA

    Marten Transport is now hiring experienced Regional and OTR Class-A CDL drivers! Marten Transport values your driving skills and TIME! How can you be sure? Marten is now offering...

    from Marten Transport - 16 days ago
  • CDL-A Flatbed Company Drivers

    Boyd Brothers - Perry, IA


    from Boyd Brothers - 22 days ago
  • Solo & Team Owner Operators - Dedicated - Great Pay & Hometime - 866-664-3432

    Hogan - Perry, IA

    Class A CDL truck drivers, our Dedicated routes will keep you driving and give you quality home time! We have a run in your area. Know where your next mile is coming...

    from Hogan - 5 days ago
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Perry, Iowa

Perry is a city in Dallas County, Iowa, along the North Raccoon River. The population was 7,633 at the 2000 census. Formerly a major railroad junction, Perry is home to the Historic Hotel Pattee , with themed rooms including many related to the railroad. The failed Hotel Pattee renovation attempt left the town with a very high tax burden for changes the town made to the downtown area. Marvin Ivan "Buck" Barrow, brother of Clyde Barrow, died at the King Daughters Hospital in Perry.

Perry Careers

Among the most common occupations in Perry are Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 27%; Sales and office occupations, 21%; and Management, professional, and related occupations, 19%. Approximately 75 percent of workers in Perry, Iowa work for companies, 16 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Perry Industries

The leading industries in Perry, Iowa are Manufacturing, 23%; Educational, health and social services, 23%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Perry job listings indicate that the following industries in Perry are hiring the most workers:

Perry Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Perry, Iowa is $24,724, and the median income of households in Perry was $35,429.

Average Salaries in Perry, IA

Perry, IA


According to our Perry Trends data, the number of Perry, Iowa jobs has increased by 103% since August 2013.
Perry job trends

Perry Employment Statistics

Population of Perry
Total population 7,633
Male 49.48%
Female 50.52%
Median age 34.6
Perry Housing
Owner-occupied homes 65.2%
Median cost of a home $69,000
Median mortgage payment $491
Renter-occupied homes 34.8%
Vacant housing 5.4%
Median monthly rent $473
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $27,610
Median for all female full-time $21,839
Household Income
Less than $10,000 8%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 18%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 21%
$75,000 to $99,999 9%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 13%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 12%
High school graduate 39%
Some college, no degree 19%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 7%
Graduate degree 3%
Marital Status
Never married 26%
Currently married 55%
Separated 2%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 9%
White 84%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 1%
Other 14%
Perry Commute
Carpool 22.9%
Public transportation 0.2%
Average travel time 18 minutes

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