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

Michigan City, Indiana Metro Area

MSA: Michigan City-La Porte, IN
county: LaPorte
Population (2016 estimate): 110,000
Unemployment Rate (September 2017): 4.3%
NFP Employment (2016): 42,000
Average Earnings (2016): $35,710

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 1,690 42.0 0.8 $77,430
Business and Financial Operations 1,080 26.7 0.5 $49,780
IT and Mathematical 240 5.9 0.2 $61,030
Architecture and Engineering 420 10.4 0.6 $64,650
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 70 1.7 0.2 $44,000
Community and Social Services 590 14.5 1.0 $37,910
Legal and Judicial 110 2.7 0.4 $46,860
Education, Training, and Library 2,310 57.4 0.9 $42,400
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 250 6.2 0.5 $33,740
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 2,140 53.1 0.9 $56,090
Healthcare Support 960 23.8 0.8 $26,850
Protective Services 1,870 46.5 1.9 $31,300
Food Preparation and Serving Related 4,720 117.2 1.3 $19,180
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 1,320 32.8 1.0 $24,610
Personal Care and Services 950 23.6 0.7 $19,660
Sales and Related 4,540 112.7 1.1 $22,200
Office and Administrative Support 5,500 136.5 0.9 $30,210
Construction and Extraction 1,650 40.8 1.0 $48,100
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 1,680 41.6 1.1 $40,970
Production 5,100 126.6 2.0 $32,400
Transportation and Material Moving 3,080 76.5 1.1 $34,230

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