Shelby Jobs

  • CDL-A Southeast Regional Truck Driver

    Transport America - Shelby, NC

    OUTSTANDING SOUTHEAST REGIONAL RUNSNOW OPEN!Professional CDL-A drivers enjoy weekly home time and excellent pay with Transport America!Transport America has regional driving...

    from Transport America - 4 days ago
  • Regional / OTR Class A CDL Truck Driver

    Marten Transport - Shelby, NC

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

    Indian River Transport - Shelby, 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 - 6 days ago
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Shelby, North Carolina

Shelby is a city in Cleveland County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 19,477 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Cleveland County .

Shelby Careers

Among the most common occupations in Shelby are Management, professional, and related occupations, 24%; Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 23%; and Sales and office occupations, 22%. Approximately 73 percent of workers in Shelby, North Carolina work for companies, 12 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Shelby Industries

The leading industries in Shelby, North Carolina are Manufacturing, 25%; Educational, health and social services, 19%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Shelby job listings indicate that the following industries in Shelby are hiring the most workers:

Shelby Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Shelby, North Carolina is $25,700, and the median income of households in Shelby was $29,345.

Average Salaries in Shelby, NC

Shelby, NC


According to our Shelby Trends data, the number of Shelby, North Carolina jobs has increased by 6% since September 2013.
Shelby job trends

Shelby Employment Statistics

Population of Shelby
Total population 19,477
Male 45.42%
Female 54.58%
Median age 38.9
Shelby Housing
Owner-occupied homes 58.2%
Median cost of a home $79,300
Median mortgage payment $539
Renter-occupied homes 41.8%
Vacant housing 10.5%
Median monthly rent $462
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $30,038
Median for all female full-time $21,362
Household Income
Less than $10,000 16%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$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 18%
High school graduate 32%
Some college, no degree 17%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 12%
Graduate degree 6%
Marital Status
Never married 24%
Currently married 50%
Separated 5%
Widowed 11%
Divorced 9%
White 57%
Black or African American 41%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Shelby Commute
Carpool 15.7%
Public transportation 0.3%
Average travel time 19 minutes