Pontotoc Jobs

  • Class A CDL Company Team Driver Dedicated Freight

    Knight Transportation - Pontotoc, MS

    CDL-A Company Team Truck Drivers (Dedicated Team Dry Van) What’s your why? Choose the Right Path, Your Path You're connected to other drivers by a common calling for the road.

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

    C.R. England - Pontotoc, MS

    C.R. England is now hiring Dedicated Truck Drivers. C.R. Englands Dedicated division is growing at a rapid pace and we need Company Truck Drivers to fill the need As a Dedicated...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • CDL-A Truck Driving Teams

    Ozark Motor Lines - Pontotoc, MS

    Team up with Ozark!Ozark Motor Lines is looking for TEAM drivers who want to take advantage of a LARGE PAY INCREASE.If you are at least 23 years old and have a Class A CDL...

    from Ozark Motor Lines - 9 days ago
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Pontotoc, Mississippi

Pontotoc is a city in Pontotoc County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 5,253 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Pontotoc County . The famous outlaws Jesse & Frank James and their notorious gang once hid at an old house that was used as an Union Army hospital during the Battle of Harrisburg or Battle of Tupelo. The house was located at a crossroad in east Pontotoc County, near the Lee County line. Pontotoc was the home of soprano Ruby Elzy , a pioneer black opera singer who created the role of Serena in George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess and became a star on Broadway and radio, in concerts and films. Elzy is buried in Pontotoc City Cemetery. Pontotoc is also the birthplace of Thad Cochran, Mississippi's Senior U.S Senator.

Pontotoc Careers

Among the most common occupations in Pontotoc are Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 32%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 23%; and Sales and office occupations, 23%. Approximately 77 percent of workers in Pontotoc, Mississippi work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Pontotoc Industries

The leading industries in Pontotoc, Mississippi are Manufacturing, 32%; Educational, health and social services, 19%; and Retail trade, 10%. Simply Hired's Pontotoc job listings indicate that the following industries in Pontotoc are hiring the most workers:

Pontotoc Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Pontotoc, Mississippi is $27,447, and the median income of households in Pontotoc was $28,491.

Average Salaries in Pontotoc, MS

Pontotoc, MS


According to our Pontotoc Trends data, the number of Pontotoc, Mississippi jobs has increased by 11% since July 2013.
Pontotoc job trends

Pontotoc Employment Statistics

Population of Pontotoc
Total population 5,253
Male 45.90%
Female 54.10%
Median age 36.9
Pontotoc Housing
Owner-occupied homes 62.1%
Median cost of a home $72,500
Median mortgage payment $512
Renter-occupied homes 37.9%
Vacant housing 5.9%
Median monthly rent $351
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,403
Median for all female full-time $23,491
Household Income
Less than $10,000 19%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 19%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 2%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 12%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 20%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 16%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 15%
Graduate degree 7%
Marital Status
Never married 18%
Currently married 55%
Separated 4%
Widowed 11%
Divorced 12%
White 79%
Black or African American 19%
Asian 0%
Other 2%
Pontotoc Commute
Carpool 17.6%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 19 minutes

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