Spokane Jobs

  • Billing Electronics Claims Specialist

    Paml - Spokane, WA

    12505716: Electronic Claims Specialist City, StateSpokane, WA Schedule:0700-1530/Mon-Fri Summary Job Description Coordinates patient billing using specific criteria and properly...

    from PAML - 2 days ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Spokane, WA

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers. Have you always wanted to become a truck driver, but dont like the sound of a solo life on the road Try Team Driving Whether you...

    from C.R. England - 6 days ago
  • Critical Care Nurse

    U.S. Air Force - Spokane, WA

    Critical Care 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...

    from U.S. Air Force - 4 hours ago
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Spokane, Washington

Spokane is a city located in Eastern Washington. The seat of Spokane County, Spokane is the metropolitan center of the Inland Northwest, is the second largest city in Washington state, and the fourth largest city in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. The most recent state figures, released in July of 2006, show that the city's population has increased to about 198,000, while estimates show that nearly a half a million people reside in Spokane County . The Coeur d'Alene, Idaho metropolitan area is not recognized as a part of the Spokane metropolitan area by mainly because it is on the other side of the Washington-Idaho state line, but the two areas are unified economically, and if combined, would account for a metro population of nearly 600,000 people. The city is located along the Spokane River, where the river descends from the Selkirk Mountain range into the Columbia Plateau. It is less than 20 miles from the Washington-Idaho border and is located 280 mile ...more

Spokane Careers

Among the most common occupations in Spokane are Management, professional, and related occupations, 28%; Sales and office occupations, 27%; and Service occupations, 18%. Approximately 73 percent of workers in Spokane, Washington work for companies, 13 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Spokane Industries

The leading industries in Spokane, Washington are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 22%; Retail trade, 14%; and Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services, 9%. Simply Hired's Spokane job listings indicate that the following industries in Spokane are hiring the most workers:

Spokane Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Spokane, Washington is $34,010, and the median income of households in Spokane was $34,752.

Average Salaries in Spokane, WA

Spokane, WA


According to our Spokane Trends data, the number of Spokane, Washington jobs has increased by 4% since September 2013.
Spokane job trends

Spokane Employment Statistics

Population of Spokane
Total population 192,777
Male 49.09%
Female 50.91%
Median age 35.4
Spokane Housing
Owner-occupied homes 55.4%
Median cost of a home $127,500
Median mortgage payment $711
Renter-occupied homes 44.6%
Vacant housing 6.3%
Median monthly rent $580
Average Income
Median for all workers $20,944
Median for all male full-time $37,549
Median for all female full-time $30,470
Household Income
Less than $10,000 12%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 18%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 28%
Associate's degree 11%
Bachelor's degree 15%
Graduate degree 10%
Marital Status
Never married 31%
Currently married 46%
Separated 2%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 14%
White 93%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 3%
Other 2%
Spokane Commute
Carpool 9.8%
Public transportation 3.1%
Average travel time 18 minutes

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