Santa Maria Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Santa Maria, CA

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Regional Division As a Regional Team Truck Driver, you can enjoy the life of a truck driver without having to travel across...

    from C.R. England - 7 days ago
  • Account Executive(Relo) Office in Camas, WA

    Fisher Investments - Santa Maria, CA

    "***This job sits in our office in Camas WA*** Want to work in a sales environment but not have to cold call? Are you targeting finance or financial services for your next...

    from Fisher Investments - 5 days ago
  • Class A CDL Regional and OTR Company Truck Driver

    Marten Transport - Santa Maria, CA

    Marten Transport is now hiring experienced Regional and OTR Class-A CDL drivers! Marten Transport values your driving skills and TIME! How can you be sure? Marten is now offering...

    from Marten Transport - 30+ days ago
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Santa Maria, California

Santa Maria is the largest city in Santa Barbara County, California. According to the California State Department of Finance, Santa Maria's estimated population surpassed Santa Barbara's with an estimated population of 90,518. The 2000 census indicated Santa Maria's population at 77,423. The estimated population of the area is about 140,000, which includes the Santa Maria Valley, the city of Guadalupe and the unincorporated township of Orcutt. An additional 12,000 people live in Nipomo, near Santa Maria proper.

Santa Maria Careers

Among the most common occupations in Santa Maria are Sales and office occupations, 21%; Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 18%; and Management, professional, and related occupations, 17%. Approximately 74 percent of workers in Santa Maria, California work for companies, 15 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Santa Maria Industries

The leading industries in Santa Maria, California are Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining, 16%; Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 14%; and Manufacturing, 14%. Simply Hired's Santa Maria job listings indicate that the following industries in Santa Maria are hiring the most workers:

Santa Maria Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Santa Maria, California is $28,675, and the median income of households in Santa Maria was $45,200.

Average Salaries in Santa Maria, CA

Santa Maria, CA


According to our Santa Maria Trends data, the number of Santa Maria, California jobs has increased by 20% since September 2013.
Santa Maria job trends

Santa Maria Employment Statistics

Population of Santa Maria
Total population 88,817
Male 52.51%
Female 47.49%
Median age 27.9
Santa Maria Housing
Owner-occupied homes 57.3%
Median cost of a home $434,400
Median mortgage payment $1,247
Renter-occupied homes 42.7%
Vacant housing 4.6%
Median monthly rent $875
Average Income
Median for all workers $20,971
Median for all male full-time $30,478
Median for all female full-time $26,872
Household Income
Less than $10,000 9%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 11%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 23%
$75,000 to $99,999 11%
$100,000 to $149,999 7%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 21%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 12%
High school graduate 27%
Some college, no degree 22%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 8%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 32%
Currently married 53%
Separated 3%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 7%
White 81%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 4%
Other 13%
Santa Maria Commute
Carpool 24.8%
Public transportation 1.8%
Average travel time 23 minutes