Vicksburg Jobs

  • Truck Driver - Company Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Vicksburg, MS

    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 - 7 days ago
  • Military Police - Police Officer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Vicksburg, MS

    Looking for a law enforcement career? The Army National Guard is looking for dedicated team members to serve their community, state, and nation as Military Police (MPs). MPs...

    from Army National Guard - 23 hours ago
  • Solo Company Tank Truck Driver - CDL-A - OTR

    Indian River Transport - Vicksburg, MS

    Long haul runs now open for Solo and Team company drivers! Indian River Transport is Now Offering a $1,500 Sign-On Bonus! Operating throughout the 48 contiguous states and Canada,...

    from Indian River Transport - 4 days ago
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Vicksburg, Mississippi

Vicksburg is a city in Warren County, Mississippi. It is located 234 miles north by west of New Orleans on the Misisipi and Yazoo rivers, and 40 miles due west of Jackson, the state capital. In 1900, 14,834 people lived in Vicksburg; in 1910, 20,814; in 1920, 17,931; and in 1940, 24,460. The population was 26,407 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Warren County.

Vicksburg Careers

Among the most common occupations in Vicksburg are Management, professional, and related occupations, 27%; Sales and office occupations, 21%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 68 percent of workers in Vicksburg, Mississippi work for companies, 19 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Vicksburg Industries

The leading industries in Vicksburg, Mississippi are Educational, health and social services, 19%; Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 14%; and Manufacturing, 14%. Simply Hired's Vicksburg job listings indicate that the following industries in Vicksburg are hiring the most workers:

Vicksburg Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Vicksburg, Mississippi is $25,074, and the median income of households in Vicksburg was $28,466.

Average Salaries in Vicksburg, MS

Vicksburg, MS


According to our Vicksburg Trends data, the number of Vicksburg, Mississippi jobs has increased by 19% since September 2013.
Vicksburg job trends

Vicksburg Employment Statistics

Population of Vicksburg
Total population 26,407
Male 45.33%
Female 54.67%
Median age 34.3
Vicksburg Housing
Owner-occupied homes 56.4%
Median cost of a home $65,100
Median mortgage payment $489
Renter-occupied homes 43.6%
Vacant housing 11.1%
Median monthly rent $445
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $29,420
Median for all female full-time $20,728
Household Income
Less than $10,000 16%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 14%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 10%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 22%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 8%
Marital Status
Never married 34%
Currently married 40%
Separated 4%
Widowed 11%
Divorced 12%
White 38%
Black or African American 61%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Vicksburg Commute
Carpool 16.7%
Public transportation 1.9%
Average travel time 18 minutes