Spartanburg Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Spartanburg, SC

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Regional Division As a Regional Team Truck Driver, you can enjoy the life of a truck driver without having to travel across...

    from C.R. England - 12 days ago
  • Utilities Equipment Repairer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Spartanburg, SC

    Energize your future by joining the Army National Guard as a Utilities Equipment Repairer. Utilities Equipment Repairers maintain and repair electrical equipment such as electric...

    from Army National Guard - 6 days ago
  • OB/GYN Nurse

    U.S. Air Force - Spartanburg, SC

    OB/GYN Nurse U.S. Air Force Position Summary You earned the degree - now get the respect. Nurses are vital to quality patient care, and in the Air Force, they're treated that way.

    from U.S. Air Force - 13 hours ago
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Spartanburg, South Carolina

Spartanburg is the largest city and the county seat of Spartanburg County in South Carolina, and is the second-largest city of the three primary cities in the Upstate region of South Carolina. Spartanburg is located 98 miles northwest of Columbia, 80 miles west of Charlotte, and about 190 miles northeast of Atlanta. Spartanburg's population was 39,673 at the 2000 census. However, as is typical with South Carolina cities, the urbanized area of the city is much larger at almost 150,000 , due to the fact that it is difficult for cities to annex surrounding unincorporated land in South Carolina. It is the principal city of the Spartanburg Metropolitan Statistical Area which is included in the greater Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson Combined Statistical Area .

Spartanburg Economy

Within the past decade, developers and community leaders have spearheaded an effort to revitalize Spartanburg's downtown district. This has resulted in a remodeling of Morgan Square, the restoration of a number of historic structures and the relocation of several businesses and company headquarters to the downtown vicinity. Some of these new developments include a nine-floor, 240-room Marriott, the world headquarters of Extended Stay Hotels, the headquarters of Advance America , and the regional headquarters of QS/1 Data Systems. The world headquarters of Denny's restaurants is also located in downtown Spartanburg. Numerous other smaller businesses have also moved downtown as a result of this community-wide effort. The economy of Spartanburg also benefits from the BMW manufacturing facility located in the western end of Spartanburg County. Manufacturing began in 1996 with certain types of the 3 Series and with the Z3 roadster. However, a year later when the newer 3 Series ...more

Spartanburg Careers

Among the most common occupations in Spartanburg are Management, professional, and related occupations, 29%; Sales and office occupations, 22%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 17%. Approximately 73 percent of workers in Spartanburg, South Carolina work for companies, 13 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Spartanburg Industries

The leading industries in Spartanburg, South Carolina are Educational, health and social services, 21%; Manufacturing, 19%; and Retail trade, 10%. Simply Hired's Spartanburg job listings indicate that the following industries in Spartanburg are hiring the most workers:

Spartanburg Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Spartanburg, South Carolina is $26,922, and the median income of households in Spartanburg was $28,735.
 

Average Salaries in Spartanburg, SC

Spartanburg, SC

$27,000
 

According to our Spartanburg Trends data, the number of Spartanburg, South Carolina jobs has increased by 9% since September 2013.
Spartanburg job trends

Spartanburg Employment Statistics

Population of Spartanburg
Total population 39,673
Male 44.32%
Female 55.68%
Median age 34.7
  
Spartanburg Housing
Owner-occupied homes 49.8%
Median cost of a home $85,700
Median mortgage payment $606
Renter-occupied homes 50.2%
Vacant housing 9.6%
Median monthly rent $465
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $30,587
Median for all female full-time $23,256
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 19%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 13%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 2%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 10%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 18%
High school graduate 24%
Some college, no degree 17%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 15%
Graduate degree 11%
  
Marital Status
Never married 35%
Currently married 40%
Separated 4%
Widowed 11%
Divorced 10%
  
Race
White 48%
Black or African American 50%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
  
Spartanburg Commute
Carpool 15.0%
Public transportation 2.7%
Average travel time 19 minutes