Selma Jobs

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

    C.R. England - Selma, AL

    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
  • New 4¢ per Mile Increase for Experienced Truck Drivers!

    Roehl Transport - Selma, AL

    Need another $5k in YOUR pocket?Heck Yeah! You may already know us as a top paying company— now we are the top paying company! We boosted pay in our Primary Commercial Zone! We...

    from Roehl Transport, Inc - 6 days ago
  • Entry Level Satellite TV Installer/Technician

    Satellites Unlimited - Selma, AL

    The Satellites Unlimited Technician is responsible for the installation and service of DISH Satellites Systems/Products, performed in the customer’s home, in their presence, and...

    from Satellites Unlimited - 8 days ago
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Selma, Alabama

Selma is a city in Alabama located on the banks of the Alabama River in Dallas County, Alabama, of which it is the county seat. As of the last census, the population of the city is 20,512. The city is best known for the Selma to Montgomery marches, three civil rights marches that began in this city. It is also the birth palce of Junior U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions.

Selma Careers

Among the most common occupations in Selma are Management, professional, and related occupations, 26%; Sales and office occupations, 20%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 17%. Approximately 64 percent of workers in Selma, Alabama work for companies, 18 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Selma Industries

The leading industries in Selma, Alabama are Educational, health and social services, 23%; Manufacturing, 18%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Selma job listings indicate that the following industries in Selma are hiring the most workers:

Selma Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Selma, Alabama is $23,949, and the median income of households in Selma was $21,261.

Average Salaries in Selma, AL

Selma, AL


According to our Selma Trends data, the number of Selma, Alabama jobs has increased by 90% since July 2013.
Selma job trends

Selma Employment Statistics

Population of Selma
Total population 20,512
Male 43.87%
Female 56.13%
Median age 36.2
Selma Housing
Owner-occupied homes 52.5%
Median cost of a home $61,600
Median mortgage payment $436
Renter-occupied homes 47.5%
Vacant housing 11.5%
Median monthly rent $343
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $29,769
Median for all female full-time $18,129
Household Income
Less than $10,000 28%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 16%
$25,000 to $34,999 11%
$35,000 to $49,999 12%
$50,000 to $74,999 13%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 10%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 17%
High school graduate 30%
Some college, no degree 19%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 8%
Marital Status
Never married 35%
Currently married 38%
Separated 4%
Widowed 12%
Divorced 10%
White 29%
Black or African American 70%
Asian 1%
Other 0%
Selma Commute
Carpool 14.2%
Public transportation 1.3%
Average travel time 19 minutes