Socorro Jobs

  • Experienced Teams Needed - $10,000 Sign-on Bonus! Western Regional.

    C.R. England - Socorro, NM

    Join C.R. England as a Western Regional Team. Sign-on bonus is for existing CDL A teams. Earn more, better miles, better bonus payout. Preference given to applicants with proven...

    from C.R. England - 11 hours ago
  • Class A CDL Owner Operator HHG Truck Drivers

    Graebel Van Lines - Socorro, NM

    HOUSEHOLD GOODS/RELOCATION Truck Driving Professional “Movers” Needed Today at Graebel When you accept a job as a CDL Truck Driver/Mover with Graebel, you will be responsible for...

    from Graebel Van Lines - 21 days ago
  • L&D Registered Nurse

    Medstaff Healthcare Solutions - Socorro, NM

    MedStaff has an opportunity in Socorro, NM for a L&D Travel Nurse. For over 21 years, MedStaff has been placing travel nurses and healthcare professionals across the USA, offering...

    from MedStaff Healthcare Solutions - 15 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 October 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