Socorro Jobs

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

    C.R. England - Socorro, NM

    C.R. England is now hiring Company Over the Road Truck Drivers. With this truck driving job you can expect competitive miles and pay with industry leading benefits. Join one of...

    from C.R. England - 1 day ago
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    Catapult Health - Socorro, NM

    Catapult Health Nurse Practitioner – New Mexico Why Work With Us? At Catapult Health, we make sure our team members are well taken care of. We know that their hard work and...

    from Catapult Health - 9 days ago
  • Recent Truck Driver CDL Graduates Wanted - 866-606-3023

    Swift Transportation Co - Socorro, NM

    Recent CDL Graduates Wanted! With Swift, you can grow to be an award-winning CDL Class A truck driver. It's doable! We help you achieve Diamond Driver status with the best truck...

    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 23 days ago
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Socorro, New Mexico

Socorro is a city in Socorro County in the U.S. state of New Mexico. It stands in the Rio Grande Valley, at an elevation of 4579 feet . The population was 8,877 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Socorro County .

Socorro Careers

Among the most common occupations in Socorro are Management, professional, and related occupations, 38%; Sales and office occupations, 19%; and Service occupations, 18%. Approximately 49 percent of workers in Socorro, New Mexico work for companies, 35 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Socorro Industries

The leading industries in Socorro, New Mexico are Educational, health and social services, 32%; Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 10%; and Public administration, 9%. Simply Hired's Socorro job listings indicate that the following industries in Socorro are hiring the most workers:

Socorro Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Socorro, New Mexico is $27,294, and the median income of households in Socorro was $22,530.

Average Salaries in Socorro, NM

Socorro, NM


According to our Socorro Trends data, the number of Socorro, New Mexico jobs has increased by 20% since September 2013.
Socorro job trends

Socorro Employment Statistics

Population of Socorro
Total population 8,877
Male 51.61%
Female 48.39%
Median age 31.1
Socorro Housing
Owner-occupied homes 60.5%
Median cost of a home $84,400
Median mortgage payment $619
Renter-occupied homes 39.5%
Vacant housing 13.3%
Median monthly rent $357
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,517
Median for all female full-time $23,071
Household Income
Less than $10,000 26%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 9%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 10%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 15%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 19%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 14%
Graduate degree 12%
Marital Status
Never married 37%
Currently married 43%
Separated 2%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 13%
White 69%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 2%
Other 27%
Socorro Commute
Carpool 12.8%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 16 minutes