Sugar Land Jobs

  • Electrician, Service Technician

    Sugar Land Electric - Sugar Land, TX

    Journeyman Electrician (Service Technician) with residential and commercial experience. Drive a company van to jobs for troubleshooting and small installations. Prefer at least 7...

    from SUGAR LAND ELECTRIC - 2 days ago
  • Class A CDL Company Truck Driver - Regional Lanes

    Knight Transportation - Sugar Land, TX

    Company Truck Drivers (Regional Dry Van) What’s your why? Choose the Right Path, Your Path You’re connected to other drivers by a common calling for the road. Beyond that, your...

    from Knight Transportation - 14 hours ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Sugar Land, TX

    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 - 30+ days ago
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Sugar Land, Texas

|- | colspan="2" style="font-size: smaller; text-align: center;" | City nickname: "The Land of Sugar" |- | colspan="2" style="font-size: smaller; text-align: center;" | City slogan: "Sugar Land...There is No Equal" |- | colspan="2" style="font-size: smaller; text-align: center;" | Official website: |- ! colspan="2" style="background-color: #e0e0e0; text-align: center;" | Location |- |align="center" colspan="2" style="font-size: smaller;" | Location within the State of Texas |- ! colspan="2" style="background-color: #e0e0e0; text-align: center;" | Government |- ! County | Fort Bend County |- ! Mayor | David G. Wallace |- ! colspan="2" style="background-color: #e0e0e0; text-align: center;" | Geographical characteristics |- ! Area | style="white-space: nowrap;" | 29.08 mi² / 75.3 km² |- style="text-indent: 1em;" ! Land | style="white-space: nowrap;" | 28.28 mi² / 73.2km² |- style="text-indent: 1em;" ! Water | style="white-space: nowrap;" | 0.8 mi² /...more

Sugar Land Economy

Sugar Land hosts its economy through diversification, corporate vitality, and quality of life and was ranked as one of the “Top Cities in Texas� for business relocation and expansion by both Outlook Magazine and Texas Business. Industries calling Sugar Land home are as diverse as its resident population. Ranging from semiconductors to seismic-data equipment, Sugar Land industry has grown dramatically over the past 10 years. The city has attracted numerous high-profile regional and international corporate relocations in a variety of industries including engineering, construction, technical services, energy exploration and production, technology and research, electronics and communications. Even though still commonly known as a "new money" residential suburb of Houston, Sugar Land does have a significant corporate presence. Like the rest of the Greater Houston area, much of the larger corporations are engaged in the energy industry, specifically oil/gas exploration and...more

Sugar Land Careers

Among the most common occupations in Sugar Land are Management, professional, and related occupations, 66%; Sales and office occupations, 37%; and Service occupations, 9%. Approximately 78 percent of workers in Sugar Land, Texas work for companies, 10 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Sugar Land Industries

The leading industries in Sugar Land, Texas are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 27%; Retail trade, 17%; and Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 17%. Simply Hired's Sugar Land job listings indicate that the following industries in Sugar Land are hiring the most workers:

Sugar Land Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Sugar Land, Texas is $55,037, and the median income of households in Sugar Land was $86,231.

Average Salaries in Sugar Land, TX

Sugar Land, TX


According to our Sugar Land Trends data, the number of Sugar Land, Texas jobs has decreased by 24% since July 2013.
Sugar Land job trends

Sugar Land Employment Statistics

Population of Sugar Land
Total population 69,344
Male 48.83%
Female 51.17%
Median age 35.4
Sugar Land Housing
Owner-occupied homes 86.2%
Median cost of a home $193,700
Median mortgage payment $1,136
Renter-occupied homes 13.8%
Vacant housing 1.4%
Median monthly rent $1,072
Average Income
Median for all workers $38,102
Median for all male full-time $60,348
Median for all female full-time $49,726
Household Income
Less than $10,000 2%
$10,000 to $14,999 3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7%
$25,000 to $34,999 7%
$35,000 to $49,999 5%
$50,000 to $74,999 18%
$75,000 to $99,999 16%
$100,000 to $149,999 22%
$150,000 to $199,999 9%
$200,000 or more 12%
Less than 9th grade 3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3%
High school graduate 13%
Some college, no degree 17%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 37%
Graduate degree 22%
Marital Status
Never married 25%
Currently married 66%
Separated 1%
Widowed 3%
Divorced 5%
White 62%
Black or African American 4%
Asian 32%
Other 2%
Sugar Land Commute
Carpool 0.0%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 27 minutes