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Joplin, MO Employment Information

Joplin, Missouri Overview

Located in the southwestern portion of Missouri, Joplin sits on the brink of the Ozarks. Joplin is in the region known as the "four states" area, referring to the intersection of Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Kansas. The city is home to 50,150 people and several respected academic institutions, including Missouri Southern State University. The transportation industry figures prominently in Joplin's economy, as several trucking lines, including Con-Way Truckload, have their headquarters in the city. Transportation companies favor Joplin because of its proximity to the population and geographic hearts of the country.

Living in Joplin, MO is fairly cheap -- the cost of living is 10 percent below the national average according to Forbes. The median home price is $93,300, and the median household income from Joplin jobs is $39,121. Home prices in Joplin rose by 6.3 percent in 2013, while household income declined by 0.3 percent. The average commute in Joplin is 19 minutes. With regard to workforce demographics, 85.7 percent of Joplin residents have completed high school, 20.8 percent have completed college and eight percent have graduate degrees.

Joplin Job Opportunities

The health care, retail and transportation sectors are the biggest suppliers of Joplin, MO jobs. The top employer is the Freeman Health System, which employs 3,139 workers in various healthcare jobs in Joplin. Next is Con-Way Truckload, with 2,677 employees in the transportation industry. Mercy Hospital Joplin is the third-largest employer, with 2,480 employees. The Joplin School District is also a top employer, with 1,200 workers in various education positions. EaglePicher, a specialty battery company, is the fifth-largest employer, employing 1,022 people in the city.

Other major providers of jobs in Joplin, MO include Tri-State Motor Transit (1,000 employees), Walmart (920 employees), Systems & Services Technologies (751 employees), Missouri Southern State University (733 employees) and AT&T Mobility (688 employees).

Joplin Employment Trends

Forbes ranks Joplin 54th in the country for job growth. The city had an employment growth rate of one percent in 2013, and the city is predicted to see a growth rate of 1.3 percent in 2014. In July of this year, the unemployment rate in Joplin was 5.6 percent, which was substantially lower than the Missouri average of 6.5 percent and the U.S. average of 6.2 percent.

Job hunters who do not find Joplin jobs might try searching for jobs in Carthage, MO or Webb City, MO. Both cities are relatively close to Joplin and have unemployment rates of 5.1 percent.

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Joplin, MO, 64801
COMBINATION WELDER - 2nd Shift. Lozier Corporation, the leading manufacturer of store fixtures and retail display systems is accepting applications for 2nd shift Combination Welders. Applicants must be experienced with thin gauge MIG / TIG. Robotic welding experience considered a plus. Lozier pays a competitive starting wage with scheduled increases and a 2nd shift premium. Full benefit package fo...
Joplin, MO, 64801
Customer Service Representatives. Apply online today at teleperformance.com Follow TelerformanceUSA. Aegis USA is now Teleperformance This job listing brought to you by The Joplin Globe...
Joplin, MO, 64801
PAINTLINE PACKERS with FORKLIFT SKILLS . Lozier Corporation, the leading manufacturer of store fixtures and retail display systems is growing again. We are adding new staff to meet demand. These positions require 2nd shift availability; flexibility to work where needed as part of a team offloading painted components from a powder paint line, performing assembly and pack duties or performing shippi...
Joplin, MO, 64801
Machine Operators and Assembly Operators. We have openings for Machine Operators in our Joplin, Missouri facility. Successful candidates must have a High School Diploma or a G.E.D. equivalent. Basic math skills and knowledge of metric system are required. Proficient in setup and operation of equipment, ability to troubleshoot mechanical problems and performs minor maintenance and ability to read a...
Joplin, MO, 64801
Environmental Health and Safety Specialist Employer Advantage, a professional employer organization, located in Joplin, MO is seeking an Environmental Health and Safety Specialist. This is an entry-level position. Qualified candidates will possess a working knowledge of safety topics in a number of fields including construction, oil and gas, transportation, retail, wholesale, and manufacturing. Pr...
MISSOURI SOUTHERN STATE UNIVERSITY is currently seeking a candidate for an employment opportunity. Visit our website @ www.mssu.edu/jobs to view complete job description and apply online. Accepting applications until position is filled. Employment will require a criminal background check. EOE and E-verify participating employer. OPEN POSITION Administrative Assistant Full-time administrative assis...
Joplin, MO, 64801
TRANSPORT DISTRIBUTION. WEEK-END HOME TIME. MAKE IT YOUR NEW YEAR RESOLUTION!!!! $1000 TRANSITION BONUS, 40 cpm PLUS, GREAT FUEL BONUS, GREAT SAFETY BONUS Late Model Equipment, Health Insurance, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Dry Van Freight Much More.... 1 year OTR Tractor-Trailer, verifiable experience required Call BEN OR APPLY ONLINE TODAY! 1-800-866-2798 or 1-417-624-3814 www.GoTDC.com This j...
Joplin, MO, 64801
Success! Powered by the Sun! If you’re looking for an opportunity that can really take you places, you’ve just found it At Sun Loan! NOW HIRING Customer Service Loan Specialist Joplin, MO At Sun Loan, we know that customer service is the key to our success. We also know that the best way to make our customers feel appreciated is to make our people feel appreciated. That's why our culture focu...
Joplin, MO, 64801
DUE TO OVERWHELMING BUSINESS Fletcher Super Store WILL BE HIRING SALES ASSOCIATES. No Experience Necessary. Must be self starter, willing to learn, have valid drivers license, and a positive attitude. Best pay plan! Call Fletcher Dodge for interview, 417-781-6100 ask for Jason Chambers This job listing brought to you by The Joplin Globe...
Joplin, MO, 64801
Title Insurance Examiner or Underwriter for growing Title and Escrow agency. Requires experience in searching title plant and/or courthouse property records, and the ability to examine those records to evaluate insurable risk. Full time position with medical, vacation and holiday benefits in addition to above market compensation for the qualified candidate. Please e-mail your resume to BRussell@ga...
Joplin, MO, 64801
Receptionist/Dental Assistant. Full time position receptionist/assistant available. Experience a plus, will train the right person. Please come by the office for application and drop off your resume at 5227 S. Main Street Suite B. Joplin MO 64804. (417) 625-1122 This job listing brought to you by The Joplin Globe...
Joplin, MO, 64801
APAC Customer Services, Inc., an EGS Company, is a global leader of Customer Care business process outsourcing (BPO) services and solutions including sales, customer care, technical support, and back-office services. APAC Customer Services’ clients include some of the most recognized brands in the world across all major market verticals. APAC provides end-to-end, multi-channel customer lifecycle s...
Joplin, MO, 64801
We are looking for BASE WELDERS, day shift. Must be able to pass weld tests. Applications accepted at MITCHELL MILL SYSTEMS USA, 927 S. SCHIFFERDECKER, JOPLIN MO, Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM - 4PM. This job listing brought to you by The Joplin Globe...
Joplin, MO, 64801
Positions available for technical company. www.sncsquared.com/employment This job listing brought to you by The Joplin Globe...
Joplin, MO, 64801
Dons Cold Storage in Joplin, MO now hiring Refrigeration/Maintenance Tech – Candidate must have maintenance experience, 3+ ammonia experience, forklift repair experience, industrial electrical experience, Hazmat training. Some duties require building and grounds repair, general maintenance, etc. Must have a CAN DO ATTITUDE, have personal pride with work, and be able to work within a small group fo...
JOPLIN, MO, 64801
Retail Wireless Consultant: Part Time - Joplin, MO-SAL011537 U.S. Cellular believes a sale is really a connection. It's an opportunity to understand the changing needs of your customer, and share your extensive knowledge about the products and services that'll best serve those needs. You'll quickly discover that the solutions you offer do more than just strengthen your relationship with your cust...
Joplin, MO, 64801
At American Family Insurance, we're firmly committed to inspiring dreamers and helping them discover, pursue, and protect their dreams. Located throughout our 19 operating states, American Family’s agents serve as local, expert, and trusted advisors to our customers. Our agencies are prospering and always looking for dedicated individuals to join their operations teams. Our agents are seeking Insu...
Joplin, MO, 64801
Job Position: Sales. Manufacture of World Class window and doors for architectural marketplace is searching for an aspiring "world class sales person". If you are enthusiastic and are looking for an entry level sales position that will inspire you to achieve your greatest potential you just might be one of the candidates we're looking for. Performance based compensation, state of the art training ...
Joplin, MO, 64801
Need some quick cash for vacation? Earn Extra Money! Deliver the new YELLOWBOOK in: Joplin, Carl Junction, Carthage, Neosho, Webb City, Baxter Springs, Galena, Commerce, Miami. Must be 18 years of age, must have valid driver's license, insured dependable auto. 1-800-373-3280 Monday thru Friday 7:30 am to 6:00 pm CT EOE https://www.facebook.com/YellowbookDelivery 2013 hibu Inc. All rights reserved....
PRN Medical Technologist opportunity to join our experienced staff in our brand new state of the art facility. Please apply online: mercy.net/careers. EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans This job listing brought to you by The Joplin Globe...

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