San Antonio Jobs

  • Broker Account Executive

    Combined Insurance - San Antonio, TX

    Broker AE Job Description The desired candidate must have: Previous Broker Representative sales experience with a comparable carrier (Life and Health, Worksite. 3 plus years...

    from Combined Insurance - 6 hours ago
  • Restaurant General Manager

    Raising Cane's - San Antonio, TX

    Raising Cane’s Are your looking for a great company to grow with?   Now Hiring General Managers for our Restaurants in San Antonio, TX!   The General Manager provides strategic...

    from Raising Cane's - 11 days ago
  • Truck Driver - Company Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - San Antonio, TX

    C.R. England is now hiring Regional Truck Drivers. With C.R. England Regional, instead of driving across the nation, you can enjoy the local feel of driving a specific region. As...

    from C.R. England - 3 days ago
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San Antonio, Texas

San Antonio is the second-largest city in Texas and is the seventh most populous city in the United States. As of the 2006 U.S. Census estimate, the city had a population just under 1.3 million. As of 2006, the eight-county metropolitan area has a population of just under 2 million and is the 29th-largest metropolitan area in the USA. San Antonio, which is the county seat of Bexar County, covers over 400 square miles on the northern edge of the South Texas region of the State, and the southern edge of the Central Texas region. It has influences of both the American South and Southwest. San Antonio was named for the Portuguese Saint Anthony of Padua, whose feast day it was when a Spanish expedition stopped in the area in 1691. The city has a strong military presence—it is home to Fort Sam Houston, Lackland Air Force Base, Randolph Air Force Base, and Brooks City-Base, with Camp Bullis and Camp Stanley right outside the city. San Antonio is home to the South Texas Medical...more

San Antonio Economy

San Antonio has a diversified economy with four primary focuses: financial services, health care, national defense, and tourism. Located northwest of the city center is the South Texas Medical Center, the largest medical research and care provider in South Texas, which is a conglomerate of numerous major hospitals, clinics, and research and higher educational institutions. The center is "chief catalyst" for a $14 billion biomedical industry. It employs over 27,000 persons with a combined total budget of $2.8 billion. San Antonio is the only city in the United States hosting three Level I Trauma Centers within the city limits . The city is also home to one of the largest military concentrations in the United States. Fort Sam Houston on the city's northeast side hosts Brooke Army Medical Center, focus of the U.S. Army's medical command and training functions. Lackland Air Force Base on the city's west side is one of the world's largest training complexes. While it is known for hosting...more

San Antonio Careers

Among the most common occupations in San Antonio are Management, professional, and related occupations, 30%; Sales and office occupations, 26%; and Service occupations, 18%. Approximately 73 percent of workers in San Antonio, Texas work for companies, 14 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

San Antonio Industries

The leading industries in San Antonio, Texas are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 19%; Retail trade, 11%; and Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services, 10%. Simply Hired's San Antonio job listings indicate that the following industries in San Antonio are hiring the most workers:

San Antonio Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in San Antonio, Texas is $31,422, and the median income of households in San Antonio was $40,186.
 

Average Salaries in San Antonio, TX

San Antonio, TX

$31,000
 

According to our San Antonio Trends data, the number of San Antonio, Texas jobs has increased by 5% since September 2013.
San Antonio job trends

San Antonio Employment Statistics

Population of San Antonio
Total population 1,202,223
Male 48.86%
Female 51.14%
Median age 32.3
  
San Antonio Housing
Owner-occupied homes 60.7%
Median cost of a home $89,800
Median mortgage payment $699
Renter-occupied homes 39.3%
Vacant housing 9.6%
Median monthly rent $649
  
Average Income
Median for all workers $23,327
Median for all male full-time $33,526
Median for all female full-time $29,317
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 11%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 13%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 18%
$75,000 to $99,999 9%
$100,000 to $149,999 7%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 2%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 10%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 11%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 23%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 15%
Graduate degree 9%
  
Marital Status
Never married 30%
Currently married 50%
Separated 3%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 11%
  
Race
White 66%
Black or African American 6%
Asian 2%
Other 26%
  
San Antonio Commute
Carpool 11.9%
Public transportation 2.9%
Average travel time 24 minutes