Vernon Jobs

  • Experienced Class-A CDL Truck Driver

    Arnold Transportation - Vernon, TX

    Class A CDL Drivers get consistent weekly miles driving upgraded equipment without ever leaving the region. This is Arnold Transportation, the Original regional carrier. For 75...

    from Arnold Transportation - 13 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Vernon, TX

    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
  • Flatbed Truck Driver – Class A CDL

    Swift Transportation - Vernon, TX

    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
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Vernon, Texas

Vernon is a city in Wilbarger County, Texas, United States. As of the 2000 census, Vernon population was 11,660; it was 11,077 in the 2005 census estimate. Vernon is the county seat of Wilbarger County. . Vernon is the birthplace of rock and roll singer/musician Roy Orbison and jazz trombonist Jack Teagarden. It is the hometown of country singer Kaye Adams. Lawyer Kenneth Starr was born in 1946 in nearby Lockett, Texas. Vernon is represented in the United States House of Representatives by the Republican William "Mac" Thornberry of Clarendon.

Vernon Careers

Among the most common occupations in Vernon are Service occupations, 25%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 24%; and Sales and office occupations, 21%. Approximately 61 percent of workers in Vernon, Texas work for companies, 28 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Vernon Industries

The leading industries in Vernon, Texas are Educational, health and social services, 30%; Manufacturing, 12%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Vernon job listings indicate that the following industries in Vernon are hiring the most workers:

Vernon Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Vernon, Texas is $22,069, and the median income of households in Vernon was $28,194.

Average Salaries in Vernon, TX

Vernon, TX


According to our Vernon Trends data, the number of Vernon, Texas jobs has increased by 31% since September 2013.
Vernon job trends

Vernon Employment Statistics

Population of Vernon
Total population 11,660
Male 48.02%
Female 51.98%
Median age 36.4
Vernon Housing
Owner-occupied homes 64.1%
Median cost of a home $44,900
Median mortgage payment $367
Renter-occupied homes 35.9%
Vacant housing 12.8%
Median monthly rent $383
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $25,167
Median for all female full-time $18,971
Household Income
Less than $10,000 13%
$10,000 to $14,999 12%
$15,000 to $24,999 19%
$25,000 to $34,999 16%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 14%
$75,000 to $99,999 4%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 13%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 31%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 5%
Marital Status
Never married 20%
Currently married 58%
Separated 2%
Widowed 11%
Divorced 9%
White 78%
Black or African American 10%
Asian 1%
Other 12%
Vernon Commute
Carpool 12.4%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 11 minutes