Rocky Mount Jobs

  • Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Rocky Mount, NC

    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
  • Bilingual Foreign Service Consular Adjudicator - Chinese Mandarin

    U.S. Department of State - Rocky Mount, NC

    Job Title:Foreign Service Consular Adjudicator - Chinese Mandarin Department:Department Of State Agency:Department of State - Agency Wide Job Announcement...

    from U.S. Department of State - 14 hours ago
  • Class A CDL Company Truck Driver - Regional Lanes

    Knight Transportation - Rocky Mount, NC

    Company Truck Drivers (Regional Dry Van)What’s your why? Choose the Right Path,Your PathYou’re connected to other drivers by a common calling for the road. Beyond that, your hopes...

    from Knight Transportation - 4 hours ago
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Rocky Mount, North Carolina

Rocky Mount is an All-American city located in the coastal plains of North Carolina. Although it was not formally incorporated until February 28, 1867, the North Carolina community that became the city of Rocky Mount dates from the beginning of the 19th century, and the first post office in the area opened in 1816. The city straddles the county line, with part of it in Nash County and part of it in Edgecombe County. In 1996 the town of Battleboro merged with the city of Rocky Mount. It is the principal city of the Rocky Mount, North Carolina Metropolitan Statistical Area which population as of 2000 was 143,026 and encompasses all of both Edgecombe and Nash counties and Rocky Mount. As of the 2001 census, the city had a total population of 57,150. The city is about 45 to 35 minutes away from the city of Raleigh, which population is over 300,000 and is the capital of North Carolina. The City of Rocky Mount has a growing arts community. The City operates an Arts Center, a Children's...more

Rocky Mount Careers

Among the most common occupations in Rocky Mount are Management, professional, and related occupations, 27%; Sales and office occupations, 23%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 19%. Approximately 72 percent of workers in Rocky Mount, North Carolina work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Rocky Mount Industries

The leading industries in Rocky Mount, North Carolina are Manufacturing, 19%; Educational, health and social services, 18%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Rocky Mount job listings indicate that the following industries in Rocky Mount are hiring the most workers:

Rocky Mount Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Rocky Mount, North Carolina is $27,932, and the median income of households in Rocky Mount was $32,661.
 

Average Salaries in Rocky Mount, NC

Rocky Mount, NC

$28,000
 

According to our Rocky Mount Trends data, the number of Rocky Mount, North Carolina jobs has decreased by 38% since April 2013.
Rocky Mount job trends

Rocky Mount Employment Statistics

Population of Rocky Mount
Total population 55,893
Male 46.00%
Female 54.00%
Median age 35.2
  
Rocky Mount Housing
Owner-occupied homes 55.0%
Median cost of a home $89,700
Median mortgage payment $623
Renter-occupied homes 45.0%
Vacant housing 11.3%
Median monthly rent $496
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,455
Median for all female full-time $24,409
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 16%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 15%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 2%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 10%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 31%
Some college, no degree 18%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 14%
Graduate degree 6%
  
Marital Status
Never married 30%
Currently married 48%
Separated 4%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 10%
  
Race
White 41%
Black or African American 57%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
  
Rocky Mount Commute
Carpool 14.8%
Public transportation 1.2%
Average travel time 19 minutes