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

Lansing, Michigan Metro Area

MSA: Lansing-East Lansing, MI
counties: Clinton, Eaton, Ingham
Population (2016 estimate): 475,000
Unemployment Rate (July 2017): 5.2%
NFP Employment (2016): 231,000
Average Earnings (2016): $41,300

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 10,330 50.2 1.0 $95,460
Business and Financial Operations 13,000 63.2 1.2 $63,890
IT and Mathematical 6,800 33.1 1.1 $69,310
Architecture and Engineering 3,210 15.6 0.9 $68,220
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 2,790 13.6 1.7 $58,540
Community and Social Services 3,200 15.6 1.1 $45,720
Legal and Judicial 1,500 7.3 1.0 $86,240
Education, Training, and Library 18,820 91.5 1.5 $44,020
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 2,960 14.4 1.1 $46,410
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 11,050 53.7 0.9 $66,810
Healthcare Support 5,400 26.2 0.9 $28,720
Protective Services 2,830 13.8 0.6 $44,960
Food Preparation and Serving Related 17,930 87.2 0.9 $19,590
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 5,420 26.3 0.8 $24,690
Personal Care and Services 5,870 28.5 0.9 $21,680
Sales and Related 18,480 89.8 0.9 $24,270
Office and Administrative Support 34,250 166.4 1.1 $35,010
Construction and Extraction 5,720 27.8 0.7 $48,850
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 6,950 33.8 0.9 $42,640
Production 15,040 73.1 1.1 $36,000
Transportation and Material Moving 13,920 67.6 1.0 $30,660

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