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Laredo, TX Employment Information

Laredo, Texas Overview

Laredo is the third largest city on the US/Mexico border and the 10th most populated city in Texas. The economy relies heavily on trade with Mexico. The city's location on the southern end of 1-35, makes it an easy stop on the trade route, with quick access to the manufacturers of Northern Mexico.

Laredo has a professional soccer team, the Heat; a baseball team, the Laredo Lemurs; and a women's full-contact football team, the Laredo Roses. The semi-arid climate produces many days of bright sun causing the area to experience frequent drought. In the month of February, the city hosts its biggest festival, a month-long celebration of George Washington's Birthday, which includes a week-long Jalapeno Festival.

Laredo Job Opportunities

In addition to positions in import, export, transportation and manufacturing, Laredo is home to four south Texas banks:Texas Community Bank, BBVA Compass, Falcon International Bank, and International Bank of Commerce. Three of the top four employers in Laredo are in the food service and retail industries including H.E.B. Grocery, McDonald's Restaurant, and Wal-Mart. The Laredo Medical Center is also among the largest employers in the area.Ninety-one percent of Laredo's population speaks Spanish.

Laredo Employment Trends

The unemployment rate in Laredo is similar to the national average, at about 6.6 percent, which is slightly higher than the rest of Texas at 6.4 percent. The median household income level is lower than the national average at $37,245, versus $52,328.For people living in Texas with a high school diploma, the fastest growing job opportunities cover a variety of fields. The highest projected growth is that of medical secretary, if you're looking for Healthcare jobs in Laredo; and extraction workers or those working in drilling, blasting and mining (43 percent increase by 2020); followed closely by transportation security screeners (42 percent); and bicycle repairmen and machinists (40 percent).

College graduates will see the most opportunity with an Engineering job in Laredo, specifically biomedical engineering (73 percent increase by 2020), special education (45 percent), and geography, due to the oil industry (43 percent).

Laredo Cost of Living

While the income in Laredo is below the national average, the cost of living is also well below average. Housing costs almost half of what the national average is, making home buying economical. The average home in Laredo costs $108,300, while average rent is $693.

Utilities are the only expense that holds close to the national average. Housing, goods and services, healthcare and transportation are all extremely affordable compared with what they are nationally.Laredo offers an affordable lifestyle with a deep tie to the Mexican culture.
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Laredo, TX, 78040
See the country on our dime. Did you know you can earn more than $50k a year as a truck driver? $200 Sign- On Bonus Call and learn how fast you can get started. 866-774-0523 No experience needed. No experience. No Problem! Get paid to train. In as little as two to three weeks of sponsored training and you’ll be on the road, traveling the country, as a licensed truck driver. A fresh (and fast...
Company Confidential Laredo, TX, 78040
We have been retained by a global materials handling equipment company to identify a Service Manager for their Laredo location. The Service Manager will directly manage 9-14 service technicians in the repair and maintenance and small and heavy equipment. Will assist with relocation for qualified candidates. Ensures daily service requests are completed timely. Creates a positive and professional ...
Laredo, TX, 78040
THE MEDICAL TEAM is an innovative home health and personal care services company with over 35 years of history. Our mission is to provide high-quality, cost-effective healthcare services in the comfort of home that are responsive to the needs of our patients and clients. We take pride in having earned a reputation over the years for clinical excellence, customer service and innovation. We are comm...
Laredo, TX, 78040
ASRC Federal Primus provides federal government agencies a complete spectrum of operations and maintenance, facilities management, logistics and business process support services. We strive to not only meet our customers’ needs, but help them overcome challenges as well. Primus is currently seeking a Heavy Equipment Operator in Laredo, TX. Those who have an expertise in finish grading to sup...
Laredo, TX, 78040
Responsible for accurately obtaining blood samples via venipuncture and capillary collection procedures with minimum customer discomfort. Provides care to patients whose ages range from infant to geriatric. Ensures specimen integrity by adhering to the laboratory’s procedures for specimen collection, handling, and processing. Adheres to departmental policies and procedures to include departmental ...
Laredo, TX, 78046
Dental Office Education and Outreach Manager About the Company: Planet Dental & Orthodontics serves the Laredo community with compassion, clinical excellence, value and professionalism. We are here to improve the oral healthcare of our patients through dental education and advanced dental care, which will lead to an improved quality of life. We believe in a 100% customer service approach, we are...
Laredo, TX, 78045
Retail General Manager - Travel Center Retail Sales Manager Drive your Future! Pilot Flying J is seeking an experienced Retail General Manager to oversee our high-volume retail facilities. You will be responsible for the generation and execution of travel center and restaurant business plans to achieve established standards, sales and profit objectives as well as customer satisfaction. The Reta...
Laredo, TX, 78045
Category Planner & Analyst Consumer goods Retail Company, with multiple locations across the country is seeking a Category Planner/Analyst. Responsibilities include assisting analyzing sales and data, producing forecasts to meet inventory turnover and sales goals, as well as processing purchases in conjunction with buyers and other sales members of the executive team. A candidate must exhibit and...
Job Description “One of the 25 best sales organizations” (As Rated by Selling Power Magazine) UniFirst Corporation has an opening for a Professional Outside Business-to-Business Salesperson. Our outside sales representatives are responsible for new business development, managing a zip code based territory, and attainment of sales goals and quotas. UniFirst offers significant opportunities for ...
Job Description “One of the 25 best sales organizations” (As Rated by Selling Power Magazine) UniFirst Corporation has an opening for a Professional Outside Business-to-Business Salesperson. Our outside sales representatives are responsible for new business development, managing a zip code based territory, and attainment of sales goals and quotas. UniFirst offers significant opportunities for ...
Laredo, TX
Cricket Wireless is a simple, smart, make-your-day-better wireless experience for anyone who wants first-class nationwide wireless service at a value price, with no annual contract. Cricket is available nationwide at Cricket branded retail stores, dealers, national retailers and at www.cricketwireless.com Want to join a dynamic wireless company where your ideas and talents really matter? At Crick...
Laredo, TX
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
Laredo, TX
Job Overview Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: Responsible for buying and selling freight in a dynamic environment within Swift's Logistics division (3PL and Brokerage). Respond to Swift's capacity requirements and network while ensuring adherence to company processes and procedures. Deliver rapid and profitable growth, while leveraging Swift's resources, relationships,and market position....
Laredo, TX
1) You will receive 2-5 B2B Preset Appointments DAILY with Business Owners in YOUR Area - you can also sell you OWN appointments for a BONUS 2) You will be able to offer FREE Equipment, Free Software, Free Mobile Phone Equipment, Marketing Services, Gift Cards 3) From Your Sales You will be able to earn DAILY Bonuses, WEEKLY Bonuses and MONTHLY Bonuses 4) You will be able to EARN a 30-Day Signi...
Laredo, TX
Description Job Summary Store Team Members will work regularly with customers to find and sell products that match their needs. Responsibilities Interact heavily with customers on sales floor and cash register Utilize company selling approaches to create an enriched customer experience Assist in maintaining a well stocked and neat store appearance Act quickly to address customer concerns an...
Laredo, TX
Description: Expanding access to affordable, high quality health care starts here. This is where some of the most innovative ideas in health care are created every day. This is where bold people with big ideas are writing the next chapter in health care. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm) We are seeking those with Long Term Care Medicaid billing experience in a nursing facility o...
Laredo, TX
Job Overview Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: To supervise the daily operations of the shop maintenance area by working directly with the technicians and assuring that they have the necessary skills, training and tools to perform their job. Assists and supervises technicians, including inspection and review of work to assure quality job performance, recommends training Assist in the dia...
Laredo, TX
Description Job Overview: As a Seasonal Floor Recovery Associate at Macy's, you will be a critical link in ensuring that our customers have a rewarding experience that will keep them coming back time after time. You will be required to move between selling areas as directed to maintain high customer readiness standards. You will deliver a clean, neat and easy-to-shop store environment, while bui...
Laredo, TX
Description Overview: The Seasonal Sales Associate is responsible for providing outstanding customer service, meeting hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrating superior product knowledge to customers during periods of high volume. To create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable. In order to present our cu...
Laredo, TX
Description Macy's is now accepting and reviewing applications for an invitation to our Hiring Event for Seasonal Retail Sales Associate! Overview: The Seasonal Sales Associate is responsible for providing outstanding customer service, meeting hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrating superior product knowledge to customers during periods of hig...

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