Dover Jobs

  • Regional / OTR Class A CDL Truck Driver

    Marten Transport - Dover, NJ

    Marten Transport is now hiring experienced Regional and OTR Class-A CDL drivers! Marten Transport values your driving skills and TIME! How can you be sure? Marten is now offering...

    from Marten Transport - 4 days ago
  • Physical Therapist - Skilled - (PT - Skilled)

    Club Staffing - Dover, NJ

    Well respected skilled nursing facility (SNF) is seeking a physical therapist who is highly motivated and energetic to join the team. Candidates must be willing to support a...

    from Club Staffing - 9 days ago
  • CDL-A Company Truck Drivers

    Mesilla Valley Transportation - Dover, NJ

    At Mesilla Valley Transportation all the pieces are in place to enjoy a better truck driving career with a carrier that knows how to treat you well! Mesilla Valley Transportation,...

    from Mesilla Valley Transportation - 13 hours ago
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Dover, New Jersey

Dover is a Town in Morris County, New Jersey, 39 miles west by north of New York City on the Rockaway River. As of the United States Census, 2000, the town's population was 18,188. In 1900, 5,938 people lived in Dover; in 1910, 7,468; and in 1940, 10,491.

Dover Careers

Among the most common occupations in Dover are Sales and office occupations, 24%; Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 23%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 80 percent of workers in Dover, New Jersey work for companies, 9 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Dover Industries

The leading industries in Dover, New Jersey are Manufacturing, 20%; Educational, health and social services, 12%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Dover job listings indicate that the following industries in Dover are hiring the most workers:

Dover Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Dover, New Jersey is $29,366, and the median income of households in Dover was $53,423.

Average Salaries in Dover, NJ

Dover, NJ


According to our Dover Trends data, the number of Dover, New Jersey jobs has increased by 30% since October 2013.
Dover job trends

Dover Employment Statistics

Population of Dover
Total population 18,188
Male 51.56%
Female 48.44%
Median age 33.7
Dover Housing
Owner-occupied homes 52.9%
Median cost of a home $150,500
Median mortgage payment $943
Renter-occupied homes 47.1%
Vacant housing 2.4%
Median monthly rent $870
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,320
Median for all female full-time $27,413
Household Income
Less than $10,000 6%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 12%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 14%
$50,000 to $74,999 24%
$75,000 to $99,999 12%
$100,000 to $149,999 14%
$150,000 to $199,999 3%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 17%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 34%
Some college, no degree 16%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 8%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 32%
Currently married 49%
Separated 4%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 9%
White 73%
Black or African American 7%
Asian 3%
Other 17%
Dover Commute
Carpool 22.8%
Public transportation 4.6%
Average travel time 22 minutes