Salem Jobs

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

    C.R. England - Salem, IN

    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 - 30+ days ago
  • Contract/Travel ICU Registered Nurse needed

    Voyage Solutions - Salem, IN

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

    from Voyage Solutions - 1 day ago
  • Class A CDL Truck Driver

    Big G Express - Salem, IN

    BIG G EXPRESS 100% Employee Owned NEW PAY PACKAGE. OTR drivers looking for weekend home time, Big G Express has new opportunities with new pay packages in extended hiring areas.

    from Big G Express - 1 day ago
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Salem, Indiana

Salem is a city in Washington County, Indiana, United States. The population was 6,172 at the 2000 census. The city is the county seat of Washington County. It is the home of Salem Speedway. Its downtown area is on the National Register of Historic Places, as are several buildings within the district. Salem, Indiana is a quiet, small town in Southern Indiana, surrounded by rolling hills and farms. It has become a bedroom community for the Greater Louisville, Kentucky area, as well as supplying workers for nearby Bedford and Seymour to the North. There is an old-fashioned small town feel. Many residents are greeted by name where they shop and do business. The town square surrounding the old courthouse still in use is filled with antiques stores, boutiques, lovely small restaurants and the occasional Attorney's office. Unusual in a town this size is the new Riley Park for Children. Built in 2002, it boasts two and three story fanciful castles and other structures for children's...more

Salem Careers

Among the most common occupations in Salem are Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 32%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 19%; and Sales and office occupations, 18%. Approximately 76 percent of workers in Salem, Indiana work for companies, 8 percent work for the government and 9 percent are self-employed.

Salem Industries

The leading industries in Salem, Indiana are Manufacturing, 32%; Educational, health and social services, 15%; and Retail trade, 10%. Simply Hired's Salem job listings indicate that the following industries in Salem are hiring the most workers:

Salem Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Salem, Indiana is $24,736, and the median income of households in Salem was $29,256.

Average Salaries in Salem, IN

Salem, IN


According to our Salem Trends data, the number of Salem, Indiana jobs has decreased by 30% since July 2013.
Salem job trends

Salem Employment Statistics

Population of Salem
Total population 6,172
Male 46.31%
Female 53.69%
Median age 37.7
Salem Housing
Owner-occupied homes 69.8%
Median cost of a home $67,200
Median mortgage payment $431
Renter-occupied homes 30.2%
Vacant housing 6.9%
Median monthly rent $410
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $27,521
Median for all female full-time $21,952
Household Income
Less than $10,000 14%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 22%
$25,000 to $34,999 12%
$35,000 to $49,999 20%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 3%
$100,000 to $149,999 1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 11%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 19%
High school graduate 40%
Some college, no degree 15%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 5%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 21%
Currently married 54%
Separated 1%
Widowed 11%
Divorced 14%
White 99%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 0%
Salem Commute
Carpool 18.4%
Public transportation 0.2%
Average travel time 21 minutes