East Lansing Jobs

  • CDL-A Truck Driver - Dedicated Lanes - Hazmat Certified

    Transport America - East Lansing, MI

    DEDICATED OPPORTUNITIES OPEN FOR QUALIFIED SOLO AND TEAM CDL-A DRIVERSTransport America offers a great driver experience!Team* driving opportunities at Transport America include...

    from Transport America - 16 days ago
  • Personal trainer

    Marian Fitness - East Lansing, MI

    Looking for a young, motivated female personal trainer to work 20 hours a week or more. Responsibilities include selling gym memberships (which pays an incentive bonus), some...

    from Marian Fitness, LLC - 1 day ago
  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - East Lansing, MI

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Dedicated Division As a Dedicated Team, you will carry freight for one customer, and one customer only. Dedicated Team...

    from C.R. England - 23 days ago
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East Lansing, Michigan

East Lansing is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. A suburb of Lansing, the state capital, it it located directly east of the city. Most of the city is within Ingham County, though a small portion lies in Clinton County. The population was 46,525 at the time of the 2000 census, of those 29,329 were classified as university students, or 63% of the total population. It is best known as the home of Michigan State University.

East Lansing Careers

Among the most common occupations in East Lansing are Management, professional, and related occupations, 40%; Sales and office occupations, 24%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 64 percent of workers in East Lansing, Michigan work for companies, 23 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

East Lansing Industries

The leading industries in East Lansing, Michigan are Educational, health and social services, 36%; Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 15%; and Retail trade, 9%. Simply Hired's East Lansing job listings indicate that the following industries in East Lansing are hiring the most workers:

East Lansing Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in East Lansing, Michigan is $37,162, and the median income of households in East Lansing was $28,217.

Average Salaries in East Lansing, MI

East Lansing, MI


According to our East Lansing Trends data, the number of East Lansing, Michigan jobs has not changed since July 2013.
East Lansing job trends

East Lansing Employment Statistics

Population of East Lansing
Total population 46,525
Male 48.10%
Female 51.90%
Median age 21.7
East Lansing Housing
Owner-occupied homes 32.0%
Median cost of a home $144,300
Median mortgage payment $778
Renter-occupied homes 68.0%
Vacant housing 6.1%
Median monthly rent $578
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $43,767
Median for all female full-time $30,556
Household Income
Less than $10,000 19%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 12%
$35,000 to $49,999 11%
$50,000 to $74,999 12%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2%
High school graduate 7%
Some college, no degree 14%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 31%
Graduate degree 39%
Marital Status
Never married 68%
Currently married 25%
Separated 0%
Widowed 3%
Divorced 4%
White 83%
Black or African American 8%
Asian 8%
Other 1%
East Lansing Commute
Carpool 8.0%
Public transportation 4.3%
Average travel time 15 minutes