Benton Harbor Jobs

  • Driver - Over-the-Road (OTR) Truck Driver - Class A CDL

    Schneider - Benton Harbor, MI

    Over-the-Road (OTR) Truck Driver - $5,000 Sign-On Bonus - Illinois, Indiana or Michigan-090000009N Truck drivers earn up to $54,000 per year*and have flexible scheduling options...

    from Schneider - 4 days ago
  • Class A CDL Flatbed Driver Needed for Solo and Local Run!

    CRST Dedicated - Benton Harbor, MI

    Class-A CDL Experienced Flatbed Truck Driver Jobs Call to Apply Today! 866-576-5034 We're dedicated to the success of our drivers Apply Now We'll be in touch with you...

    from CRST Dedicated - 8 hours ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Drivers

    USA Truck - Benton Harbor, MI

    Experienced Driver CDL-A Jobs Recruiters are standing by! 866-541-2012 Can Experienced Drivers grow with USA Truck? Definitely! Welcome to the new USA Truck. Fill out the...

    from USA Truck - 11 days ago
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Benton Harbor, Michigan

Benton Harbor is a city in Berrien County in the U.S. State of Michigan. The population was 11,182 at time of the 2000 census. It is the lesser populated of the two principal cities included in the Niles-Benton Harbor, Michigan Metropolitan Statistical Area. It is the administrative home of Whirlpool Corporation which acquired the Maytag Corporation in 2006, making it the world's largest producer of home appliances. Sites of interest are Shiloh House, built in 1910 served as the administration building and men's dormitory for the House of David colony, a communal religious group; Morton House built in 1849 by Eleazar Morton, which now houses a museum; nearby Sarett Nature Center, a 300-acre wildlife sanctuary which offers trails, an interpretative building, and classes, and Jean Klock Beach Park on Lake Michigan. Near Benton Harbor is a large fruit market which replaced the prior fruit market located in the "flats" area of Benton Harbor which was torn down during an urban...more

Benton Harbor Careers

Among the most common occupations in Benton Harbor are Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 28%; Service occupations, 23%; and Sales and office occupations, 20%. Approximately 71 percent of workers in Benton Harbor, Michigan work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 2 percent are self-employed.

Benton Harbor Industries

The leading industries in Benton Harbor, Michigan are Manufacturing, 24%; Educational, health and social services, 18%; and Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 11%. Simply Hired's Benton Harbor job listings indicate that the following industries in Benton Harbor are hiring the most workers:

Benton Harbor Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Benton Harbor, Michigan is $23,630, and the median income of households in Benton Harbor was $17,471.

Average Salaries in Benton Harbor, MI

Benton Harbor, MI


According to our Benton Harbor Trends data, the number of Benton Harbor, Michigan jobs has decreased by 14% since April 2013.
Benton Harbor job trends

Benton Harbor Employment Statistics

Population of Benton Harbor
Total population 11,182
Male 45.45%
Female 54.55%
Median age 25.4
Benton Harbor Housing
Owner-occupied homes 38.0%
Median cost of a home $38,700
Median mortgage payment $374
Renter-occupied homes 62.0%
Vacant housing 16.1%
Median monthly rent $445
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $27,154
Median for all female full-time $20,105
Household Income
Less than $10,000 33%
$10,000 to $14,999 13%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 12%
$50,000 to $74,999 8%
$75,000 to $99,999 2%
$100,000 to $149,999 2%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 11%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 28%
High school graduate 33%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 3%
Bachelor's degree 2%
Graduate degree 2%
Marital Status
Never married 49%
Currently married 27%
Separated 5%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 12%
White 6%
Black or African American 94%
Asian 0%
Other 0%
Benton Harbor Commute
Carpool 17.8%
Public transportation 4.0%
Average travel time 18 minutes