Raton Jobs

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

    C.R. England - Raton, NM

    C.R. England is now hiring Company Over the Road Truck Drivers. With this truck driving job you can expect competitive miles and pay with industry leading benefits. Join one of...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Contract/Travel ICU Registered Nurse needed

    Voyage Solutions - Raton, NM

    Voyage is looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) with an ICU specialty in RATON, New Mexico. Client is seeking someone with experience who can start soon which means that we need...

    from Voyage Solutions - 7 days ago
  • Truck Driver - Class A CDL Driver 1-855-876-6080 (RATON)

    Knight Refrigerated - Raton, NM

    Talk with a recruiter now855-876-6080Class A CDL Company Truck Driver JobsBattling to the death for ModernEquipment is not required hereAt Knight Refrigerated, our Class A CDL...

    from Knight Refrigerated - 7 days ago
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Raton, New Mexico

Raton is a city in Colfax County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 7,282 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Colfax County . The city is located just south of Raton Pass.

Raton Careers

Among the most common occupations in Raton are Management, professional, and related occupations, 23%; Sales and office occupations, 21%; and Service occupations, 20%. Approximately 60 percent of workers in Raton, New Mexico work for companies, 25 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Raton Industries

The leading industries in Raton, New Mexico are Educational, health and social services, 20%; Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 12%; and Retail trade, 10%. Simply Hired's Raton job listings indicate that the following industries in Raton are hiring the most workers:

Raton Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Raton, New Mexico is $21,690, and the median income of households in Raton was $27,028.

Average Salaries in Raton, NM

Raton, NM


According to our Raton Trends data, the number of Raton, New Mexico jobs has increased by 182% since August 2013.
Raton job trends

Raton Employment Statistics

Population of Raton
Total population 7,282
Male 48.59%
Female 51.41%
Median age 39.7
Raton Housing
Owner-occupied homes 69.0%
Median cost of a home $68,400
Median mortgage payment $411
Renter-occupied homes 31.0%
Vacant housing 12.6%
Median monthly rent $395
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $24,946
Median for all female full-time $18,433
Household Income
Less than $10,000 13%
$10,000 to $14,999 12%
$15,000 to $24,999 20%
$25,000 to $34,999 18%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 14%
$75,000 to $99,999 3%
$100,000 to $149,999 1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 8%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 39%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 7%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 21%
Currently married 54%
Separated 2%
Widowed 10%
Divorced 13%
White 81%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 18%
Raton Commute
Carpool 21.1%
Public transportation 0.7%
Average travel time 13 minutes