Poteau Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Poteau, OK

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers. Have you always wanted to become a truck driver, but dont like the sound of a solo life on the road Try Team Driving Whether you...

    from C.R. England - 10 days ago
  • Dedicated Truck Driver CDL

    Nussbaum - Poteau, OK

    What kind of trucking job does Nussbaum offer? Dedicated Truck Driver Position. Excellent home time. Strong Pay! Consistent, predictable freight. We require 1 year of driving...

    from Nussbaum - 7 days ago
  • Indirect Fire Infantryman - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Poteau, OK

    As an Army National Guard Indirect Fire Infantryman, you'll be trained and ready to be a vital part of a mortar squad, section, or platoon. You will perform challenging activities...

    from Army National Guard - 3 days ago
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Poteau, Oklahoma

Poteau is a city in Le Flore County, Oklahoma, United States. It is part of the Fort Smith, Arkansas-Oklahoma Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 7,939 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Le Flore County . It is the home of the World's Highest Hill, Cavanal Hill. Within the city is Twyman Park, named for former mayor William G. Twyman.

Poteau Careers

Among the most common occupations in Poteau are Management, professional, and related occupations, 25%; Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 23%; and Sales and office occupations, 20%. Approximately 68 percent of workers in Poteau, Oklahoma work for companies, 20 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Poteau Industries

The leading industries in Poteau, Oklahoma are Educational, health and social services, 26%; Manufacturing, 21%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Poteau job listings indicate that the following industries in Poteau are hiring the most workers:

Poteau Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Poteau, Oklahoma is $22,610, and the median income of households in Poteau was $26,178.

Average Salaries in Poteau, OK

Poteau, OK


According to our Poteau Trends data, the number of Poteau, Oklahoma jobs has increased by 115% since September 2013.
Poteau job trends

Poteau Employment Statistics

Population of Poteau
Total population 7,939
Male 47.64%
Female 52.36%
Median age 34.6
Poteau Housing
Owner-occupied homes 66.4%
Median cost of a home $54,700
Median mortgage payment $350
Renter-occupied homes 33.6%
Vacant housing 10.1%
Median monthly rent $385
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $24,595
Median for all female full-time $20,625
Household Income
Less than $10,000 15%
$10,000 to $14,999 12%
$15,000 to $24,999 22%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 13%
$75,000 to $99,999 4%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 14%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 30%
Some college, no degree 18%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 5%
Marital Status
Never married 19%
Currently married 55%
Separated 1%
Widowed 10%
Divorced 15%
White 85%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 0%
Other 12%
Poteau Commute
Carpool 18.7%
Public transportation 0.6%
Average travel time 19 minutes