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

Muskegon, Michigan Metro Area

MSA: Muskegon, MI
county: Muskegon
Population (2016 estimate): 173,000
Unemployment Rate (September 2017): 5.3%
NFP Employment (2016): 64,000
Average Earnings (2016): $32,540

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 2,200 35.8 0.7 $85,980
Business and Financial Operations 1,490 24.3 0.5 $54,150
IT and Mathematical 390 6.4 0.2 $65,380
Architecture and Engineering 1,400 22.8 1.3 $64,760
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 180 2.9 0.4 $52,800
Community and Social Services 1,000 16.3 1.1 $45,290
Legal and Judicial 180 2.9 0.4 $60,030
Education, Training, and Library 3,270 53.3 0.9 $44,640
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 400 6.5 0.5 $40,330
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 4,180 68.1 1.2 $55,930
Healthcare Support 2,360 38.5 1.3 $28,050
Protective Services 1,230 20.1 0.8 $49,270
Food Preparation and Serving Related 6,430 104.8 1.1 $19,910
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 1,560 25.3 0.8 $22,940
Personal Care and Services 1,620 26.4 0.8 $22,280
Sales and Related 8,740 142.3 1.4 $23,850
Office and Administrative Support 8,130 132.4 0.8 $32,740
Construction and Extraction 1,850 30.2 0.8 $44,010
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 2,460 40.1 1.0 $40,570
Production 9,210 150.0 2.3 $36,600
Transportation and Material Moving 3,020 49.2 0.7 $31,220

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