Grand Marais Jobs

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    USA Truck - Grand Marais, MN

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    from USA Truck - 6 days ago
  • Great Lakes Class A CDL Truck Driver 1-866-742-2420

    Swift Transportation - Grand Marais, MN

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    from Swift Transportation - 8 days ago
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    Swift Transportation Co - Grand Marais, MN

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    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 30+ days ago
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Grand Marais, Minnesota

Grand Marais is a city in Cook County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 1,353 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Cook County 6 . Grand Marais is French for “Big Marsh,� but there is no big marsh in the vicinity of Grand Marais. Instead, historians speculate that in the French dialect spoken by the early voyageurs the word marais meant harbor or haven. If that is the case, then Grand Marais means “Big Harbor.� Similarly, the Ojibwe name for Grand Marais is “Kitchi-Bitobig� which means, “double body of water,� a reference to the two bays which form the large, welcoming Lake Superior harbor of Grand Marais.

Grand Marais Careers

Among the most common occupations in Grand Marais are Management, professional, and related occupations, 31%; Service occupations, 22%; and Sales and office occupations, 20%. Approximately 56 percent of workers in Grand Marais, Minnesota work for companies, 25 percent work for the government and 15 percent are self-employed.

Grand Marais Industries

The leading industries in Grand Marais, Minnesota are Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 21%; Educational, health and social services, 19%; and Construction, 13%. Simply Hired's Grand Marais job listings indicate that the following industries in Grand Marais are hiring the most workers:

Grand Marais Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Grand Marais, Minnesota is $27,446, and the median income of households in Grand Marais was $33,493.

Average Salaries in Grand Marais, MN

Grand Marais, MN


According to our Grand Marais Trends data, the number of Grand Marais, Minnesota jobs has decreased by 59% since April 2013.
Grand Marais job trends

Grand Marais Employment Statistics

Population of Grand Marais
Total population 1,353
Male 45.38%
Female 54.62%
Median age 44.6
Grand Marais Housing
Owner-occupied homes 64.2%
Median cost of a home $99,800
Median mortgage payment $540
Renter-occupied homes 35.8%
Vacant housing 10.7%
Median monthly rent $388
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,500
Median for all female full-time $23,393
Household Income
Less than $10,000 12%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 16%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 21%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 2%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8%
High school graduate 29%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 21%
Graduate degree 9%
Marital Status
Never married 23%
Currently married 54%
Separated 1%
Widowed 12%
Divorced 10%
White 97%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 3%
Grand Marais Commute
Carpool 15.9%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 13 minutes