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Dover Jobs Overview

31,825
Job Openings
4.4%
Unemployment Rate
$61,300
Median Base Salary
18k
Population

Dover has the 1653rd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 1.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Dover is part of the New York City metro area. Unemployment in the New York City area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. New York City has the largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Dover is above average at $61,300, and the median cost of a home in Dover is $265,300, which is above the national average. 13% of workers in Dover hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 71% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Dover. 77% of Dover workers drive to work alone, 5% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Dover spend an average of 23 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.