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Jonesboro Jobs Overview

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1,949
Job Openings
3.2%
Unemployment Rate
$36,090
Median Base Salary
74k
Population

Jonesboro has the 360th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 9.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Unemployment in the Jonesboro area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Jonesboro has the 323rd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Jonesboro is below average at $36,090, and the median cost of a home in Jonesboro is $140,400, which is below the national average. 29% of workers in Jonesboro hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 88% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Jonesboro. 84% of Jonesboro workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Jonesboro spend an average of 16 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

Arkansas Workforce Center at Jonesboro

2311 East Nettleton Street
Jonesboro, AR 72401
870-935-5594