Salisbury Jobs

  • Solo Company Tank Truck Driver - CDL-A - OTR

    Indian River Transport - Salisbury, NC

    Long haul runs now open for Solo and Team company drivers! Indian River Transport is Now Offering a $1,500 Sign-On Bonus! Operating throughout the 48 contiguous states and Canada,...

    from Indian River Transport - 7 days ago
  • Nurse

    U.S. Air Force - Salisbury, NC

    Nurse U.S. Air Force Position Summary You earned the degree - now get the respect. Nurses are vital to quality patient care, and in the Air Force, they're treated that way. Our...

    from U.S. Air Force - 20 hours ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Salisbury, NC

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 5 days ago
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Salisbury, North Carolina

Salisbury is a city in Rowan County in North Carolina, a state of the United States of America. The population was 26,462 in 2000. It is the county seat of Rowan County . Salisbury is famously known to be the home to famed North Carolian softdrink, Cheerwine, and the one time grocery store powerhouse, Food Lion. Salisbury is the site of a noted prisoner of war camp during the American Civil War and has a large historic home district with many large mansions, several of which are on the National Register of Historic Places.

Salisbury Careers

Among the most common occupations in Salisbury are Management, professional, and related occupations, 27%; Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 21%; and Sales and office occupations, 18%. Approximately 67 percent of workers in Salisbury, North Carolina work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Salisbury Industries

The leading industries in Salisbury, North Carolina are Educational, health and social services, 21%; Manufacturing, 21%; and Retail trade, 10%. Simply Hired's Salisbury job listings indicate that the following industries in Salisbury are hiring the most workers:

Salisbury Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Salisbury, North Carolina is $28,084, and the median income of households in Salisbury was $32,923.

Average Salaries in Salisbury, NC

Salisbury, NC


According to our Salisbury Trends data, the number of Salisbury, North Carolina jobs has decreased by 19% since September 2013.
Salisbury job trends

Salisbury Employment Statistics

Population of Salisbury
Total population 26,462
Male 47.42%
Female 52.58%
Median age 37.1
Salisbury Housing
Owner-occupied homes 53.5%
Median cost of a home $93,800
Median mortgage payment $682
Renter-occupied homes 46.5%
Vacant housing 9.0%
Median monthly rent $506
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,149
Median for all female full-time $25,019
Household Income
Less than $10,000 15%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 19%
$50,000 to $74,999 13%
$75,000 to $99,999 8%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 27%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 18%
Graduate degree 6%
Marital Status
Never married 26%
Currently married 50%
Separated 3%
Widowed 11%
Divorced 9%
White 58%
Black or African American 38%
Asian 1%
Other 2%
Salisbury Commute
Carpool 15.8%
Public transportation 0.9%
Average travel time 19 minutes