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Anderson Employment

Employment and Industries in the Anderson, Indiana Area

Anderson is home to a variety of industries including advanced manufacturing, alternative energy, technology and distribution. Anderson is home to facilities of prominent companies such as Northstar Aerospace, Nestle, Muhlen Sohn and HDP Home Products. The call centers of AT&T and Affiliated Computer Services also provide jobs. The region is also home to a large IBM call center. In addition, Anderson includes jobs for metal and plastic workers and assemblers and fabricators.

The major employment sectors in Anderson Indiana include healthcare, education, accommodation and food services, manufacturing and construction. About 25% of the workforce is employed in sales and office jobs. About 21% of the workforce is employed in management, professional and related occupations.

A list of the largest employers in Anderson Indiana is shown below:

  • Remy Worldwide Holdings Inc
  • Remy International Inc
  • Reman Holdings LLC
  • Vista Corporation of Saint John's
  • Anderson Community School Corporation
  • Community Hospital of Anderson and Madison County
  • St John Hospital
  • City of Anderson
  • Madison County
  • E & B Paving Inc
  • Park Hossier L P
  • Community Ltd Inc
  • Frankton-Lapel School Building Corporation
  • Carter Logistics LLC
  • Resin Partners
  • Star Financial Bank
  • JP Holdings
  • ConAgra Foods
  • Baxter International

Some of the most popular jobs filled by college graduates in Anderson include registered nurses, teachers, wholesale and manufacturing sales representatives, medical and health services managers, pharmacists, lawyers, industrial engineers and medical and clinical laboratory technicians.

Notable information regarding Anderson Indiana: The Flagship Enterprise Center acts as a small business incubator as well as a growth stage business accelerator. In 2008 the cost of living index was at 77.1 which is low when compared to the national average of 100. The estimated median household income in 2007 was $36,000. Regarding the adult population, about 14% have a bachelor's degree or better.

Business organizations offering assistance to Anderson companies include:

The Herald Bulletin offers up-to-date information regarding the business endeavors in Anderson Indiana.

Jobs in Anderson

RankTitleTotal EmployeesLocal Mean Salary (Per Year)Local Mean Salary (Per hour)National Growth % 2014-2024
1All Occupations1029390$48,030$23.09100
2Office and Administrative Support Occupations152870$36,800$17.6914.35
3Sales and Related Occupations105970$42,990$20.679.9
4Transportation and Material Moving Occupations103650$35,030$16.846.55
5Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations91680$21,970$10.578.55
6Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations74060$81,090$38.995.8
7Production Occupations64460$36,820$17.75.7
8Management Occupations58650$103,230$49.636.15
9Business and Financial Operations Occupations55320$67,190$32.35.25
10Education, Training, and Library Occupations45140$47,630$22.96.05
11Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations39940$45,830$22.033.8
12Construction and Extraction Occupations39310$49,620$23.864.45
13Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand39030$29,850$14.351.7
14Computer and Mathematical Occupations32050$77,600$37.312.9
15Retail Salespersons29450$25,360$12.192.85
16Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations29080$26,780$12.883.65
17Personal Care and Service Occupations27520$23,940$11.514.3
18Healthcare Support Occupations26720$32,520$15.643
19Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food26480$18,890$9.082.3
20Registered Nurses26100$66,690$32.061.95
21Customer Service Representatives23780$37,180$17.871.75
22Protective Service Occupations23520$39,380$18.932.2
23Cashiers22250$20,000$9.612.2
24Office Clerks, General20480$33,730$16.211.9
25General and Operations Managers20360$110,840$53.291.5
26Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers18160$47,030$22.611.2
27Waiters and Waitresses17380$21,720$10.441.7
28Architecture and Engineering Occupations15310$74,700$35.921.7
29Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners14480$25,150$12.091.55
30Stock Clerks and Order Fillers14120$26,420$12.71.3
31Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations13860$48,250$23.21.8
32Community and Social Service Occupations12260$45,470$21.861.65
33Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other, Including Team Assemblers12010$31,220$15.010
34Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products11090$73,080$35.140.9
35Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive10630$34,600$16.641.5
36First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers10310$57,230$27.510.95
37Maintenance and Repair Workers, General10220$40,580$19.510.9
38Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks9920$40,230$19.341.05
39Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations9850$79,650$38.30.8
40Accountants and Auditors8990$71,710$34.480.9
41Nursing Assistants8910$27,190$13.071
42Personal Care Aides8910$22,270$10.711.5
43Security Guards8690$26,290$12.640.7
44First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers8500$40,300$19.381
45Cooks, Restaurant8380$24,760$11.910.8
46Packers and Packagers, Hand8250$24,600$11.830.45
47Sales Representatives, Services, All Other8150$63,210$30.390.6
48First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers7750$31,790$15.280.6
49Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks7740$29,450$14.160.4
50Legal Occupations7490$88,630$42.610.8
51Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers6460$34,160$16.420.6
52Construction Laborers6340$37,250$17.910.8
53Business Operations Specialists, All Other6080$63,410$30.490.7
54Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers5970$27,890$13.410.8
55Food Preparation Workers5860$22,410$10.770.6
56Management Analysts5720$77,750$37.380.5
57Computer Systems Analysts5660$85,510$41.110.4
58Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners5580$23,180$11.140.9
59Receptionists and Information Clerks5570$29,210$14.040.7
60Software Developers, Applications5520$87,600$42.120.55
61Physicians and Surgeons, All Other5380$231,760$111.420.25
62Substitute Teachers5150$22,350$10.750
63Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators5130$33,970$16.330.35
64Managers, All Other5090$73,730$35.450.6
65Human Resources Specialists4960$59,270$28.50.35
66Bus Drivers, School or Special Client4870$27,610$13.270.3
67Carpenters4840$47,440$22.810.7
68Home Health Aides4820$24,010$11.540.7
69Electricians4810$58,100$27.930.4
70Computer User Support Specialists4740$49,320$23.710.4
71Driver/Sales Workers4710$27,770$13.350.3
72Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics4660$43,710$21.020.5
73Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses4650$43,780$21.050.5
74Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters4600$54,780$26.340.3
75Insurance Sales Agents4550$65,220$31.350.3
76Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists4460$59,040$28.390.4
77First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors4420$53,210$25.580
78Medical Assistants4310$33,170$15.950.45
79Lawyers4290$112,080$53.890.5
80Childcare Workers4230$21,000$10.10.8
81First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers4120$61,280$29.460.4
82First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers4030$63,680$30.620.4
83Medical Secretaries4000$37,130$17.850.4
84Pharmacy Technicians3960$32,090$15.430.3
85Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products3870$117,090$56.290.2
86Bartenders3830$23,070$11.090.4
87Cooks, Fast Food3800$19,180$9.220.3
88Counter and Rental Clerks3680$27,810$13.370.3
89Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers3640$41,750$20.070.3
90First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers3610$62,670$30.130.3
91Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers3600$58,720$28.230.4
92Machinists3540$44,390$21.340.25
93Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop3530$18,920$9.10.3
94Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants3360$50,010$24.040.35
95Network and Computer Systems Administrators3310$79,380$38.160.25
96Billing and Posting Clerks3270$36,610$17.60.3
97Firefighters3170$52,410$25.20.2
98Financial Managers3090$134,920$64.870.4
99Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop3000$18,810$9.040.3
100Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria2940$26,170$12.580.3
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Jobs More Common Near Anderson Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

TitleMean Local SalaryLocal Jobs
All Occupations$48,0301,029,390
Office and Administrative Support Occupations$36,800152,870
Sales and Related Occupations$42,990105,970
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations$35,030103,650
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations$21,97091,680
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations$81,09074,060
Production Occupations$36,82064,460
Management Occupations$103,23058,650
Business and Financial Operations Occupations$67,19055,320
Education, Training, and Library Occupations$47,63045,140
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations$45,83039,940
Construction and Extraction Occupations$49,62039,310
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand$29,85039,030
Computer and Mathematical Occupations$77,60032,050
Retail Salespersons$25,36029,450
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations$26,78029,080
Personal Care and Service Occupations$23,94027,520
Healthcare Support Occupations$32,52026,720
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food$18,89026,480
Registered Nurses$66,69026,100
Customer Service Representatives$37,18023,780
Protective Service Occupations$39,38023,520
Cashiers$20,00022,250
Office Clerks, General$33,73020,480
General and Operations Managers$110,84020,360
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers$47,03018,160
Waiters and Waitresses$21,72017,380
Architecture and Engineering Occupations$74,70015,310
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners$25,15014,480
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers$26,42014,120
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations$48,25013,860
Community and Social Service Occupations$45,47012,260
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other, Including Team Assemblers$31,22012,010
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products$73,08011,090
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive$34,60010,630
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers$57,23010,310
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General$40,58010,220
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks$40,2309,920
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations$79,6509,850
Accountants and Auditors$71,7108,990
Nursing Assistants$27,1908,910
Personal Care Aides$22,2708,910
Security Guards$26,2908,690
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers$40,3008,500
Cooks, Restaurant$24,7608,380
Packers and Packagers, Hand$24,6008,250
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other$63,2108,150
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers$31,7907,750
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks$29,4507,740
Legal Occupations$88,6307,490

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Anderson, Indiana Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

TitleMean Local SalaryLocal Jobs
All Occupations$48,0301,029,390
Office and Administrative Support Occupations$36,800152,870
Sales and Related Occupations$42,990105,970
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations$35,030103,650
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations$81,09074,060
Production Occupations$36,82064,460
Management Occupations$103,23058,650
Business and Financial Operations Occupations$67,19055,320
Education, Training, and Library Occupations$47,63045,140
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations$45,83039,940
Construction and Extraction Occupations$49,62039,310
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand$29,85039,030
Computer and Mathematical Occupations$77,60032,050
Retail Salespersons$25,36029,450
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations$26,78029,080
Healthcare Support Occupations$32,52026,720
Registered Nurses$66,69026,100
Customer Service Representatives$37,18023,780
Protective Service Occupations$39,38023,520
Office Clerks, General$33,73020,480
General and Operations Managers$110,84020,360
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers$47,03018,160
Architecture and Engineering Occupations$74,70015,310
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners$25,15014,480
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers$26,42014,120
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations$48,25013,860
Community and Social Service Occupations$45,47012,260
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other, Including Team Assemblers$31,22012,010
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products$73,08011,090
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive$34,60010,630
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers$57,23010,310
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General$40,58010,220
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks$40,2309,920
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations$79,6509,850
Accountants and Auditors$71,7108,990
Nursing Assistants$27,1908,910
Security Guards$26,2908,690
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers$40,3008,500
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other$63,2108,150
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers$31,7907,750
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks$29,4507,740
Legal Occupations$88,6307,490
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers$34,1606,460
Construction Laborers$37,2506,340
Business Operations Specialists, All Other$63,4106,080
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers$27,8905,970
Management Analysts$77,7505,720
Computer Systems Analysts$85,5105,660
Receptionists and Information Clerks$29,2105,570
Software Developers, Applications$87,6005,520

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