Best Jobs in Schaumburg, IL | Glassdoor
  • All Jobs (48,073)
  • City Overview

Schaumburg Jobs Overview

Job Openings
Unemployment Rate
Median Base Salary

Schaumburg has the 351st largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.6% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Schaumburg 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 high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Schaumburg is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Schaumburg is $240,200, which is above the national average. 44% of workers in Schaumburg 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 Schaumburg. 62% of Schaumburg workers drive to work alone, 17% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 10% walk. People in Schaumburg spend an average of 28 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.