Shillington Jobs

  • CDL Class A Truck Driver- Hazmat

    Ferrellgas - Shillington, PA

    This position is responsible for propane delivery to customer locations in an efficient, punctual and safe manner. Position requires a CDL license with hazmat endorsements, high...

    from Ferrellgas - 10 hours ago
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    CRST Van Expedited - Malvern, PA

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    from CRST Van Expedited - 9 hours ago
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    USA Truck - Shillington, PA

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Shillington, Pennsylvania

Shillington is a borough in Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 5,059 at the 2000 census. It is the place where author John Updike lived until he was 13, and it is the basis for the town of Olinger that he writes about in his fiction. Shillington is a small suburban area nestled amongst other suburbs outside of Reading. More than 2000 students attend the Governor Mifflin High School, Middle School, and Cumru Elementary School located in Shillington. Governor Mifflin School District serves the borough and is its largest employer. The high school was formerly known as Shillington High School until 1953.

Shillington Careers

Among the most common occupations in Shillington are Management, professional, and related occupations, 33%; Sales and office occupations, 30%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 14%. Approximately 84 percent of workers in Shillington, Pennsylvania work for companies, 9 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Shillington Industries

The leading industries in Shillington, Pennsylvania are Educational, health and social services, 24%; Manufacturing, 18%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Shillington job listings indicate that the following industries in Shillington are hiring the most workers:

Shillington Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Shillington, Pennsylvania is $31,248, and the median income of households in Shillington was $43,833.

Average Salaries in Shillington, PA

Shillington, PA


According to our Shillington Trends data, the number of Shillington, Pennsylvania jobs has decreased by 51% since April 2013.
Shillington job trends

Shillington Employment Statistics

Population of Shillington
Total population 5,059
Male 47.32%
Female 52.68%
Median age 40.5
Shillington Housing
Owner-occupied homes 76.9%
Median cost of a home $88,400
Median mortgage payment $613
Renter-occupied homes 23.1%
Vacant housing 3.6%
Median monthly rent $556
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $35,318
Median for all female full-time $27,179
Household Income
Less than $10,000 7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 14%
$25,000 to $34,999 12%
$35,000 to $49,999 22%
$50,000 to $74,999 20%
$75,000 to $99,999 12%
$100,000 to $149,999 7%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 6%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8%
High school graduate 35%
Some college, no degree 16%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 18%
Graduate degree 11%
Marital Status
Never married 24%
Currently married 56%
Separated 2%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 10%
White 98%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Shillington Commute
Carpool 6.4%
Public transportation 0.7%
Average travel time 17 minutes