Memphis, TN. – Memphis enjoys a cost of living nearly 25% lower than the national average.
For example, the average cost of housing in the city is less than half of what it is nationally. Additionally, food, health care, and utilities are also slightly cheaper.
On top of that, many companies in Memphis are hiring to fill jobs that offer competitive salaries given the area’s lower cost of living. Also, most of these jobs do not require a college degree.
1. Choate’s Air Conditioning and Heating, Inc – HVAC Installer
Choate’s Air Conditioning and Heating is looking for several HVAC Master Installers. The company offers full-time and part-time jobs that pay between $25 and $30 per hour.
Applicants must have one year of experience and a high school diploma or equivalent.
2. American Car Center – Automotive Technology
American Car Center hires several automotive technicians. The starting salary for these full-time positions is $40 per hour.
The company prefers candidates to have their ASE certification.
3. Airspace – Delivery Drivers
Airspace has several openings for delivery drivers in the Memphis area. These contract jobs pay $25 an hour.
In addition, these positions come with a flexible schedule and a weekly salary.
4. R+L Carriers – Yard Driver
R+L Carriers in nearby Arlington is hiring to fill several yard driver positions. These full-time jobs pay $26.95 per hour and include all benefits.
5. Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc – Account Developer
Coca-Cola is looking for an Account Developer to sell new products and products to customers. The full-time position pays between $50,000 and $62,500 per year.
Plus, the role comes with paid training and competitive benefits.
6. ChenMed – Center Sales Representative
ChenMed has several openings for Center Sales Representatives. The salary for these full-time positions starts at $80,000 per year.
The company prefers candidates to have a driver’s license and at least 5 years of sales management experience.
7. XLR8 Trucklines – Intermodal Splitter
XLR8 Trucklines is hiring to fill several intermodal dispatcher positions. These full-time jobs pay between $55,000 and $70,000 per year and include all benefits.
Candidates must have at least 1 year of dispatch experience.
8. McLane Company – Driver
McLane Company, part of Berkshire Hathaway, is hiring several drivers for the Memphis area.
Qualified CDL drivers can earn up to $75,000 per year, plus a $10,000 signing bonus and full benefits.
Drivers must be at least 21 years old, have a Class A CDL with a clean driving record, and be able to lift at least 75 pounds.
9. Progressive – Claims Trainee
Progressive Insurance is hiring a claims intern in nearby Cordova. The hybrid remote position pays up to $53,000 per year and includes all benefits.
Qualified candidates must have a bachelor’s degree or at least 5 years of relevant professional experience.
10. US Foods – Credit Coordinator II
US Foods is recruiting to fill the role of Credit Coordinator II. This is a 100% remote/virtual job that pays up to $28 per hour.
The position also comes with competitive benefits.