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Brookhaven Jobs Overview

56,860
Job Openings
5.1%
Unemployment Rate
$52,550
Median Base Salary
8.1k
Population

Brookhaven has the 2866th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.9% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Brookhaven is part of the Philadelphia metro area. Unemployment in the Philadelphia area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Philadelphia has the 8th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Brookhaven is above average at $52,550, and the median cost of a home in Brookhaven is $199,000, which is above the national average. 26% of workers in Brookhaven hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 92% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Brookhaven. 73% of Brookhaven workers drive to work alone, 10% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Brookhaven spend an average of 24 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.