Our tradition is progress. Our future is you. The people of Huntsville/Madison County have a legacy of innovation and exploration. While we may be known for rocket science, there are many high-growth careers in our community across all industries. Smart Careers Check out the smart careers that offer high earning potential and significant opportunity in our region. These occupations earn a median wage of at least $19.28 per hour ($40,102 per year) and anticipate at least 10 openings per year through 2025. Sounds like a smart move to us!