Huntsville Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Huntsville, AL

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers. Have you always wanted to become a truck driver, but dont like the sound of a solo life on the road Try Team Driving Whether you...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Class A CDL Company Truck Driver - Regional Lanes

    Knight Transportation - Huntsville, AL

    Company Truck Drivers (Regional Dry Van) What’s your why? Choose the Right Path, Your Path You’re connected to other drivers by a common calling for the road. Beyond that, your...

    from Knight Transportation - 3 days ago
  • Interior Electrician - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Huntsville, AL

    As an Interior Electrician in the Army National Guard, you will build the skills you need for a rewarding civilian career while lighting the way for other Soldiers by installing...

    from Army National Guard - 19 hours ago
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Huntsville, Alabama

Huntsville is the county seat of Madison County, Alabama. As of the 2000 census, the population of Huntsville was 164,570. As of 2006 Census Estimates the Huntsville Metropolitan Area had a population of 368,661 with the city proper having 168,132 residents. Huntsville, and its cross-river neighbor Decatur, combine their separate metro areas to form the Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical Area, which, in 2004, had a total population of 510,088.

Huntsville Economy

Huntsville's main economic influence is derived from aerospace and military technology. Redstone Arsenal, Cummings Research Park , and NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center comprise the main hubs for the area's technology-driven economy. CRP is the second largest research park in the United States and the fourth largest in the world, and is over 38 years old. Huntsville is also home for commercial technology companies such as the network access company ADTRAN, computer graphics company Intergraph and software switch manufacturer Avocent. Telecommunications provider Deltacom, Inc. and copper tube manufacturer and distributor Wolverine Tube are also based in Huntsville. Sanmina-SCI also has a large presence in the area. Forty-two Fortune 500 companies have operations in Huntsville. In 2005, Forbes Magazine named the Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical Area as 6th best place in the nation for doing business, and number one in terms of the number of engineers per total employment. In...more

Huntsville Careers

Among the most common occupations in Huntsville are Management, professional, and related occupations, 41%; Sales and office occupations, 21%; and Service occupations, 13%. Approximately 72 percent of workers in Huntsville, Alabama work for companies, 16 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Huntsville Industries

The leading industries in Huntsville, Alabama are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 19%; Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services, 14%; and Manufacturing, 13%. Simply Hired's Huntsville job listings indicate that the following industries in Huntsville are hiring the most workers:

Huntsville Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Huntsville, Alabama is $40,503, and the median income of households in Huntsville was $44,000.

Average Salaries in Huntsville, AL

Huntsville, AL


According to our Huntsville Trends data, the number of Huntsville, Alabama jobs has decreased by 17% since July 2013.
Huntsville job trends

Huntsville Employment Statistics

Population of Huntsville
Total population 158,618
Male 48.92%
Female 51.08%
Median age 39.2
Huntsville Housing
Owner-occupied homes 59.4%
Median cost of a home $128,700
Median mortgage payment $740
Renter-occupied homes 40.6%
Vacant housing 9.4%
Median monthly rent $555
Average Income
Median for all workers $24,578
Median for all male full-time $46,973
Median for all female full-time $34,033
Household Income
Less than $10,000 9%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 15%
$25,000 to $34,999 12%
$35,000 to $49,999 13%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$75,000 to $99,999 10%
$100,000 to $149,999 11%
$150,000 to $199,999 4%
$200,000 or more 3%
Less than 9th grade 3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8%
High school graduate 20%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 27%
Graduate degree 15%
Marital Status
Never married 29%
Currently married 48%
Separated 2%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 14%
White 65%
Black or African American 30%
Asian 3%
Other 3%
Huntsville Commute
Carpool 8.5%
Public transportation 0.1%
Average travel time 17 minutes