Troy Jobs

  • CDL-A Company Truck Drivers

    Mesilla Valley Transportation - Troy, NY

    At Mesilla Valley Transportation all the pieces are in place to enjoy a better truck driving career with a carrier that knows how to treat you well! Mesilla Valley Transportation,...

    from Mesilla Valley Transportation - 18 hours ago
  • Class A CDL Company Truck Driver - Regional Lanes

    Knight Transportation - Troy, NY

    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 - 12 days ago
  • Experienced Class-A CDL Drivers Wanted - 888-489-7910

    Swift Transportation Co - Troy, NY

    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 - 11 hours ago
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Troy, New York

Troy is a city in New York, USA and is the county seat of Rensselaer County. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 49,170; in 1910, the population was 76,813. The city is named after the legendary city of Troy. The motto of the city is "Ilium fuit, Troja est", meaning "Troy was, Troy is." The City of Troy is located on the western edge of the county and on the eastern banks of the Hudson River. Troy is home to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Russell Sage College, Hudson Valley Community College and the Emma Willard School, and was the hometown of Uncle Sam.

Troy Careers

Among the most common occupations in Troy are Management, professional, and related occupations, 29%; Sales and office occupations, 24%; and Service occupations, 17%. Approximately 67 percent of workers in Troy, New York work for companies, 18 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Troy Industries

The leading industries in Troy, New York are Educational, health and social services, 25%; Retail trade, 10%; and Public administration, 9%. Simply Hired's Troy job listings indicate that the following industries in Troy are hiring the most workers:

Troy Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Troy, New York is $28,110, and the median income of households in Troy was $29,844.

Average Salaries in Troy, NY

Troy, NY


According to our Troy Trends data, the number of Troy, New York jobs has decreased by 60% since October 2013.
Troy job trends

Troy Employment Statistics

Population of Troy
Total population 49,170
Male 49.49%
Female 50.51%
Median age 31.7
Troy Housing
Owner-occupied homes 40.1%
Median cost of a home $88,000
Median mortgage payment $661
Renter-occupied homes 59.9%
Vacant housing 13.4%
Median monthly rent $519
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $30,495
Median for all female full-time $25,724
Household Income
Less than $10,000 16%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 8%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 14%
High school graduate 32%
Some college, no degree 17%
Associate's degree 9%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 8%
Marital Status
Never married 39%
Currently married 39%
Separated 3%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 10%
White 82%
Black or African American 12%
Asian 4%
Other 3%
Troy Commute
Carpool 10.8%
Public transportation 6.6%
Average travel time 22 minutes