Pocatello Jobs

  • Class A CDL Truck Driver - Lucrative Canadian Lanes & 11 Western

    Knight Transportation - Pocatello, ID

    CDL-A Company Truck Driver (Regional Dry Van & Refrigerated)What’s your why? Choose the Right Path,Your PathYou’re connected to other drivers by a common calling for the road.

    from Knight Transportation - 3 days ago
  • Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Pocatello, ID

    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
  • Signal Support Systems Specialist - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Pocatello, ID

    Communication is the heartbeat of any Army National Guard unit. By joining the Army National Guard as a Signal Support Systems Specialist, you will keep the information flowing by...

    from Army National Guard - 5 days ago
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Pocatello, Idaho

Pocatello is the county seat and largest city of Bannock County , with a small portion on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation in neighboring Power County, in southeastern Idaho. It is the principal city of the 'Pocatello, Idaho Metropolitan Statistical Area' which encompasses all of Bannock and Power counties of Idaho. As of the 2000 Census the population of Pocatello was 51,466 . Pocatello routinely switches places with Idaho Falls as the fourth largest city in the state and the largest city in the Eastern Idaho region. Pocatello is home of Idaho State University and AMI Semiconductor. Founded as an important stop on the first railroad in Idaho during the gold rush, the city later became an important center for agriculture. It is located along the Portneuf River where it emerges from the mountains onto the Snake River Plain, along the route of the Oregon Trail. The name comes from Chief Pocatello, a chief of the Shoshoni who granted the right-of-way for the railroad across the Fort...more

Pocatello Careers

Among the most common occupations in Pocatello are Management, professional, and related occupations, 31%; Sales and office occupations, 26%; and Service occupations, 15%. Approximately 67 percent of workers in Pocatello, Idaho work for companies, 21 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Pocatello Industries

The leading industries in Pocatello, Idaho are Educational, health and social services, 24%; Retail trade, 12%; and Manufacturing, 11%. Simply Hired's Pocatello job listings indicate that the following industries in Pocatello are hiring the most workers:

Pocatello Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Pocatello, Idaho is $28,473, and the median income of households in Pocatello was $34,326.

Average Salaries in Pocatello, ID

Pocatello, ID


According to our Pocatello Trends data, the number of Pocatello, Idaho jobs has increased by 78% since April 2013.
Pocatello job trends

Pocatello Employment Statistics

Population of Pocatello
Total population 51,466
Male 49.22%
Female 50.78%
Median age 28.8
Pocatello Housing
Owner-occupied homes 66.2%
Median cost of a home $87,100
Median mortgage payment $582
Renter-occupied homes 33.8%
Vacant housing 6.3%
Median monthly rent $433
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $33,984
Median for all female full-time $22,962
Household Income
Less than $10,000 12%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 16%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 8%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 9%
High school graduate 24%
Some college, no degree 30%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 18%
Graduate degree 10%
Marital Status
Never married 27%
Currently married 56%
Separated 2%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 10%
White 94%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 1%
Other 4%
Pocatello Commute
Carpool 12.8%
Public transportation 1.7%
Average travel time 16 minutes