Craigslist – millions of jobs yearly across hundreds of cities

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Craigslist is a website for job postings. It is one of the world’s most popular job boards. This forum posts millions of jobs yearly across hundreds of cities. This website is very popular in the United States and Canada. Their job postings are mainly for white-collar jobs.


Craiglist Job Postings Cost by City:

Albuquerque, NM $25.00
Anchorage / Mat-su, AK $25.00
Ann Arbor, MI $25.00
Annapolis, MD $20.00
Asheville, NC $25.00
Athens, GA $15.00
Atlanta, GA $35.00
Austin, TX $35.00
Baltimore, MD $35.00
Billings, MT $15.00
Birmingham, AL $25.00
Bloomington, IN $15.00
Boise, ID $25.00
Boston, MA $45.00
Boulder, CO $25.00
Buffalo, NY $25.00
Central NJ, NJ $35.00
Charleston, SC $25.00
Charleston, WV $10.00
Charlotte, NC $35.00
Charlottesville, VA $20.00
Chicago, IL $45.00
Cincinnati, OH $25.00
Cleveland, OH $25.00
Colorado Springs, CO $25.00
Columbia, SC $25.00
Corvallis / Albany, OR $20.00
Dallas / Fort Worth, TX $45.00
Delaware $25.00
Denver, CO $45.00
Des Moines, IA $25.00
Detroit Metro, MI $35.00
Eugene, OR $25.00
Evansville, IN $15.00
Fayetteville, AR $20.00
Ft Myers / SW Florida $25.00
Grand Rapids, MI $25.00
Hampton Roads, VA $25.00
Hartford, CT $25.00
Houston, TX $35.00
Indianapolis, IN $25.00
Inland Empire, CA $35.00
Jacksonville, FL $25.00
Kansas City, MO $35.00
Lincoln, NE $20.00
Los Angeles, CA $45.00
Madison, WI $25.00
Maine $25.00
Memphis, TN $25.00
Milwaukee, WI $25.00
Minneapolis / St. Paul, MN $45.00
Nashville, TN $35.00
New Hampshire $25.00
New Haven, CT $25.00
New Orleans, LA $25.00
New York City, NY $45.00
North Dakota, ND $15.00
Oklahoma City, OK $25.00
Omaha / Council Bluffs, NE $25.00
Orange County, CA $45.00
Orlando, FL $35.00
Philadelphia, PA $35.00
Phoenix, AZ $45.00
Pittsburgh, PA $35.00
Portland, OR $45.00
Rhode Island, RI $25.00
Richmond, VA $25.00
Sacramento, CA $35.00
Salt Lake City, UT $25.00
San Antonio, TX $35.00
San Diego, CA $45.00
San Francisco Bay Area, CA $75.00
Seattle – Tacoma, WA $45.00
South Florida $45.00
Spokane / Coeur D’alene, WA $25.00
St. Louis, MO $35.00
Tucson, AZ $25.00
Wyoming $15.00


8 Steps to Post a Job on Craigslist:

  1. Firstly, go to, find the city you’re posting to, and click it.
  2. Secondly, proceed to click “Post to Classifieds.”
  3. Thirdly, click “job offered,” then “continue.”
  4. Fourthly, choose the type of job you’re offering.
  5. Select your business on the map and upload images.
  6. Next, review your job posting, click publish, check your email, and confirm.
  7. Then, accept terms of use.
  8. To pay, you can log in to an existing account, or select “Pay Now.”

How to Find Employees on Craigslist:

  1. Go to the Craigslist homepage and click on “jobs”.
  2. Choose an industry from the list you see.
  3. Now, change the search filter from “jobs” to “resumes” or “services” to view posts by job seekers.

Their Job Posting and Recruiting Tips:

  • Firstly, use a particular job title.
  • Secondly, state your company name prominently.
  • Thirdly, ensure that your spelling and grammar are correct.
  • Fourthly, be clear with your job skills, duties, and requirements.
  • Use simple wording.
  • Add only essential responsibilities and qualifications.
  • Send all candidates a set of screening questions.
  • Check communication skills by having them answer questions via voicemail.

How to Search Resumes for Free on Craigslist:

  1. Firstly, go to
  2. Secondly, choose your city.
  3. Thirdly, at the bottom of the page, click “resumes.”
  4. Browse all the listed resumes in your city.
  5. To search within resumes, enter a few keywords or a job title in the search bar.
  6. Choose your preferred availability and education level on the left (optional).
  7. Lastly, click enter, that is all.


When did Craigslist start charging for posting jobs?

This started in the U.S. regions on November 1, 2016. At that time all cities and regions that allowed free postings changed to $7.00 postings.

What is the difference between paid and free Craigslist job posts?

When you pay, you access features, like HTML formatting options that make your post look more appealing. Paying is a requirement to post craigslist jobs in the United States. There are still some places that allow free posting outside the U.S.

How much does it cost to post a job on Craigslist in my state?

It ranges from $7 to $75 per job. Craigslist does do pricing by the state in Maine, Delaware, and Wyoming, and also in larger state regions.

What does the cost to post on Craigslist include?

Craigslist posting cost, from $7 – $75 USD, just covers your basic post.

How to Make a Craigslist Free Job Posting:

  1. Firstly, visit and choose the city you want to post to.
  2. Secondly, click Post to Classifieds.
  3. Also, click Job Offered.
  4. Fourthly, if posting in your area is free, you will not see a price here.
  5. Choose a category for your job.
  6. Add a job description, map, and relevant images.
  7. Review your posting and accept terms of use.
  8. Lastly, confirm the posting via email

How many Craigslist posts can you make?

You can post to one category in each city every 48 hours.

How long does a Craigslist job posting last?

Paid Craigslist job postings last for 30 days.

Where is it free to post an ad on Craigslist?

You can do this in countries like Canada, England, and the rest of Europe.

How can I post a job opening on Craigslist in other countries?

Go to and look for the country, and then the city you want to post in and go through your normal process of posting a job on Craigslist.

Can I search for resumes free on Craigslist?

Yes, you can search for resumes for free.

I hope you found this resource. Keep your questions in the comment section.

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