Sylva Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Waynesville, NC

    C.R. England is now hiring Regional Truck Drivers. With C.R. England Regional, instead of driving across the nation, you can enjoy the local feel of driving a specific region. As...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Sylva, NC

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 4 days ago
  • CLASS A CDL TRUCK DRIVERS - 866-880-7412

    Barr-nunn Transportation - Sylva, NC

    CLASS A CDL TRUCK DRIVERS 1 year tractor trailer experience required Sign on Bonus - 11/25/13-12/20/13: Solo Company Drivers = $1000 Solo Owner/Operators = $1500 Sign on Bonus -...

    from Barr-Nunn Transportation, Inc - 4 days ago
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Sylva, North Carolina

Sylva is an incorporated town located in central Jackson County, in the Great Smoky Mountains of Western North Carolina, United States of America. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 2,435. It is the county seat , having taken over from nearby Webster in 1913. The town is named for William D. Sylva, its founder.

Sylva Careers

Among the most common occupations in Sylva are Management, professional, and related occupations, 29%; Service occupations, 21%; and Sales and office occupations, 20%. Approximately 63 percent of workers in Sylva, North Carolina work for companies, 23 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Sylva Industries

The leading industries in Sylva, North Carolina are Educational, health and social services, 30%; Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 14%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Sylva job listings indicate that the following industries in Sylva are hiring the most workers:

Sylva Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Sylva, North Carolina is $23,964, and the median income of households in Sylva was $26,432.

Average Salaries in Sylva, NC

Sylva, NC


According to our Sylva Trends data, the number of Sylva, North Carolina jobs has decreased by 34% since October 2013.
Sylva job trends

Sylva Employment Statistics

Population of Sylva
Total population 2,435
Male 47.15%
Female 52.85%
Median age 39.0
Sylva Housing
Owner-occupied homes 53.9%
Median cost of a home $91,700
Median mortgage payment $560
Renter-occupied homes 46.1%
Vacant housing 11.4%
Median monthly rent $428
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $25,526
Median for all female full-time $22,401
Household Income
Less than $10,000 18%
$10,000 to $14,999 13%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$75,000 to $99,999 4%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 14%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 14%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 17%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 13%
Graduate degree 11%
Marital Status
Never married 26%
Currently married 47%
Separated 3%
Widowed 13%
Divorced 11%
White 91%
Black or African American 5%
Asian 1%
Other 2%
Sylva Commute
Carpool 13.9%
Public transportation 0.5%
Average travel time 18 minutes