Tehachapi Jobs

  • Regional / OTR Class A CDL Truck Driver

    Marten Transport - Tehachapi, CA

    MARTEN TRANSPORT IS NOW HIRING EXPERIENCED REGIONAL AND OTR CLASS-A CDL DRIVERS! Marten Transport values your driving skills and TIME! How can you be sure? Marten is now offering...

    from Marten Transport - 28 days ago
  • Flatbed Truck Driver – Class A CDL

    Swift Transportation - Tehachapi, CA

    Experienced Flatbed Drivers Wanted! INCREASED MILEAGE PAY: Our Flatbed Truck Drivers are now earning more per mile! At Swift Transportation, we know that consistency is crucial...

    from Swift Transportation - 30+ days ago
  • Experienced Class-A CDL Drivers Wanted - 888-489-7910

    Swift Transportation Co - Tehachapi, CA

    Experienced Drivers Wanted! With Swift, you can grow to be an award-winning CDL Class A truck driver. It's doable! We help you achieve Diamond Driver status with the best truck...

    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 26 days ago
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Tehachapi, California

Tehachapi is a city incorporated in 1909 located in its namesake Tehachapi Mountains between Bakersfield and Mojave in Kern County, California. The area is known for its Tehachapi Loop, electricity generating wind turbines, proximity to Edwards Air Force Base, and excellent environment for gliding. A California state prison has long been located in the area. The population was 10,957 at the 2000 census. As of 2006 the total population of the Tehachapi area is estimated at 35,000 including surrounding areas. The populated places in the vicinity of the incorporated City of Tehachapi include Golden Hills, Old Town, Bear Valley Springs, Stallion Springs, Oak Knolls, Alpine Forest Park, Mountain Meadows, Cummings Valley, Brite Valley, Old West Ranch, Sand Canyon, Keene, and Hart Flat. The Greater Tehachapi Area has a 25 mile radius. Tehachapi's Elevation ranges from 3,969 feet to 7,981 feet . The headquarters of the United Farm Workers, a national farmworker's organization that was...more

Tehachapi Careers

Among the most common occupations in Tehachapi are Service occupations, 24%; Sales and office occupations, 23%; and Management, professional, and related occupations, 22%. Approximately 55 percent of workers in Tehachapi, California work for companies, 26 percent work for the government and 10 percent are self-employed.

Tehachapi Industries

The leading industries in Tehachapi, California are Public administration, 17%; Educational, health and social services, 13%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Tehachapi job listings indicate that the following industries in Tehachapi are hiring the most workers:

Tehachapi Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Tehachapi, California is $38,234, and the median income of households in Tehachapi was $29,208.

Average Salaries in Tehachapi, CA

Tehachapi, CA


According to our Tehachapi Trends data, the number of Tehachapi, California jobs has increased by 12% since September 2013.
Tehachapi job trends

Tehachapi Employment Statistics

Population of Tehachapi
Total population 10,957
Male 69.22%
Female 30.78%
Median age 33.2
Tehachapi Housing
Owner-occupied homes 54.5%
Median cost of a home $90,000
Median mortgage payment $704
Renter-occupied homes 45.5%
Vacant housing 13.1%
Median monthly rent $477
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $50,446
Median for all female full-time $26,023
Household Income
Less than $10,000 17%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 15%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 12%
$50,000 to $74,999 21%
$75,000 to $99,999 5%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 10%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 18%
High school graduate 34%
Some college, no degree 24%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 5%
Graduate degree 2%
Marital Status
Never married 10%
Currently married 76%
Separated 2%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 6%
White 59%
Black or African American 14%
Asian 1%
Other 26%
Tehachapi Commute
Carpool 16.4%
Public transportation 0.5%
Average travel time 23 minutes