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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Jackson, Michigan Metro Area

MSA: Jackson, MI
county: Jackson
Population (2016 estimate): 158,000
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 5.3%
NFP Employment (2016): 58,000
Average Earnings (2016): $35,030

Click on an occupational group in the table below for data on specific occupations:

data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational
Group
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Location
Quotient
Median Annual
Earnings
Management 2,960 50.1 1.0 $97,040
Business and Financial Operations 2,400 40.7 0.8 $66,380
IT and Mathematical 1,190 20.1 0.7 $83,710
Architecture and Engineering 2,480 42.0 2.4 $80,060
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 280 4.7 0.6 $65,130
Community and Social Services 1,160 19.6 1.4 $43,920
Legal and Judicial 200 3.3 0.4 $60,340
Education, Training, and Library 3,070 51.9 0.8 $49,930
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 380 6.4 0.5 $35,470
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 3,840 64.9 1.1 $61,570
Healthcare Support 1,890 31.9 1.1 $27,220
Protective Services 1,590 26.8 1.1 $54,090
Food Preparation and Serving Related 5,110 86.5 0.9 $19,190
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 1,250 21.2 0.7 $22,580
Personal Care and Services 1,300 22.0 0.7 $21,020
Sales and Related 5,290 89.5 0.9 $24,410
Office and Administrative Support 8,290 140.3 0.9 $33,630
Construction and Extraction 1,460 24.8 0.6 $42,210
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 2,350 39.8 1.0 $45,170
Production 9,800 165.9 2.6 $30,540
Transportation and Material Moving 2,750 46.6 0.7 $31,540

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