Pottsville Jobs

  • CDL-A Truck Driver - Dedicated Runs

    Marten Transport - Pottsville, PA

    NOW OFFERING DRY VAN RUNS! Marten Transport is hiring qualified drivers for dedicated driving opportunities pulling Refrigerated & Dry Van trailers. In addition to offering...

    from Marten Transport - 10 days ago
  • CDL-A Owner Operator Truck Drivers

    Hub Group Trucking - Pottsville, PA

    CDL-A Intermodal Independent Contractor Hub Group Trucking, formerly Comtrak Logistics, offers drivers more than just truck driving jobs, we offer them careers. We know that miles...

    from Hub Group Trucking - 10 days ago
  • Team Truck Drivers - Dedicated Runs

    Barr-nunn - Pottsville, PA

    At Barr-Nunn Transportation we pay what we say. We’ve earned a solid reputation over the years for being responsive to the needs of our people and leading the way to success. We...

    from Barr-Nunn - 5 days ago
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Pottsville, Pennsylvania

Pottsville is the largest city and county seat of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, USA. The population was 15,549 at the 2000 census. The city lies along the west bank of the Schuylkill River in northeastern Pennsylvania, 97 miles north-west of Philadelphia. The city and surrounding area make up the Coal Region, named for the abundance of anthracite coal.

Pottsville Careers

Among the most common occupations in Pottsville are Management, professional, and related occupations, 25%; Sales and office occupations, 21%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 20%. Approximately 73 percent of workers in Pottsville, Pennsylvania work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Pottsville Industries

The leading industries in Pottsville, Pennsylvania are Educational, health and social services, 24%; Manufacturing, 17%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Pottsville job listings indicate that the following industries in Pottsville are hiring the most workers:

Pottsville Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Pottsville, Pennsylvania is $26,472, and the median income of households in Pottsville was $30,137.

Average Salaries in Pottsville, PA

Pottsville, PA


According to our Pottsville Trends data, the number of Pottsville, Pennsylvania jobs has increased by 12% since October 2013.
Pottsville job trends

Pottsville Employment Statistics

Population of Pottsville
Total population 15,549
Male 46.61%
Female 53.39%
Median age 40.5
Pottsville Housing
Owner-occupied homes 62.4%
Median cost of a home $57,100
Median mortgage payment $486
Renter-occupied homes 37.6%
Vacant housing 12.9%
Median monthly rent $324
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,510
Median for all female full-time $21,433
Household Income
Less than $10,000 17%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 15%
$25,000 to $34,999 11%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 17%
High school graduate 43%
Some college, no degree 13%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 9%
Graduate degree 5%
Marital Status
Never married 27%
Currently married 48%
Separated 2%
Widowed 13%
Divorced 10%
White 97%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Pottsville Commute
Carpool 16.7%
Public transportation 1.5%
Average travel time 20 minutes