Hoover, AL Jobs - 12,716 openings | Glassdoor
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12,716
Job Openings
5.3%
Unemployment Rate
$45,590
Median Base Salary
85k
Population

Hoover has the 294th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 4.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Hoover is part of the Birmingham metro area. Unemployment in the Birmingham area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Birmingham has the 50th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Hoover is below average at $45,590, and the median cost of a home in Hoover is $260,700, which is above the national average. 56% of workers in Hoover hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 94% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Hoover. 84% of Hoover workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 4% walk. People in Hoover spend an average of 23 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.