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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.

481 Laredo, Texas jobs found on Monster.

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laredo, TX
US XPRESS= up to 46 CPM + Mileage Bonus + Lots of Miles Call Now 866-520-3095! Drive Solo OTR for US Xpress and earn a high, flat-rate CPM plus a monthly mileage bonus on all miles. You’ll also get the respect and support you want, because we Deliver for our Drivers – More Money, More Miles, More Everything. So don’t wait, give us a call today! Benefits: US Xpress is now one of the highest-pay...
Laredo, TX
Description Job Overview: The Seasonal ASTs primaryresponsibilities are to organize the Store Management Office, executeoperational administrative functions, oversee scheduling maintenance, balancethe vault and other cash functions daily, distribute reports from My MacysPortal to management team, facilitate the screening/hiring process, handle HRfunctions, and act as the HR liaison for store emp...
Laredo, TX
Description JOB OVERVIEW: The Seasonal Visual Merchandiser is responsible for arranging and maintaining attractive visual presentation in windows, on ledges, shelves, and fashion panels throughout the store. May follow a floor plan to re-merchandise an area in preparation for special events or season changes. Performs other duties as assigned. As a Seasonal Visual Merchandising Associate, you w...
Laredo, TX
Develop and attain customer experience and sales objectives for store. Assist the Store Manager in the daily operation of a retail store. Under the direction of the Store Manager, schedule employees, maintain inventories, conduct physical inventories, maintain store appearance and complete day-to-day paperwork as directed. Take lead for developing, training and managing assigned team, with Store M...
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
Dos idiomas. Dos culturas. Double the opportunities. As a bilingual Aflac sales agent you will use your two languages and two cultures to help companies determine what Aflac products are best for their employees. This is more than a sales position; it’s a career that provides work-life balance and achievable financial security. Best of all, it does not matter what kind of background you have; you...
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...
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, 78040
Position yourself at the forefront of the education revolution. · Are you interested in helping to make a long-term impact on the future of students and their families? · Are you an individual who embraces taking on significant ownership and responsibility from the day you begin a new job? · Are you looking for a role where the demands are high but so is the job satisfaction? If you answered Y...
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
DRIVER RECRUITER Tri-National, Inc., a fast-growing, truck load carrier in a JIT environment,headquartered in Earth City, MO, is currently seeking a highly motivated individual to join our Terminal in Laredo, TX as Driver Recruiter. This position would support the Operations and Safety Managers in carrying out the responsibilities of the Operations and Safety Departments and ensuring the company ...
Laredo, TX, 78045
Position: Route Sales Driver Location: Laredo, TX Reports to: Route Sales Supervisor Position Summary: Responsible for sales of milk products to retail stores, driving truck over established route to deliver and sell products or render services by performing the following duties. Role Responsibilities: Safely loads and unloads products onto route delivery truck. Drives truck over establishe...
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...
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...
Marten Transport is now Hiring!! Billing, Collection and Operations Specialist PURPOSE: Manage all aspects of customer billing and carrier payables for our Mexico business, providing critical support to Laredo Operations. RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Process freight bills using established contracts and/or quotes and paperwork available to determine correct charges. 2. Process and research any speci...
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...

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