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Carpentersville Jobs Overview

38,156
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$52,480
Median Base Salary
39k
Population

Carpentersville has the 789th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 2.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Carpentersville is part of the Chicago metro area. Unemployment in the Chicago area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Chicago has the 3rd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Carpentersville is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Carpentersville is $155,100, which is below the national average. 20% of workers in Carpentersville hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 72% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Carpentersville. 81% of Carpentersville workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 7% walk. People in Carpentersville spend an average of 31 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.