Harper Woods Jobs

  • Account Manager

    Delphi - Harper Woods, MI

    Chrysler Sales Account Manager for Delphi Packard representing wiring in the Detroit area * Ability to work in a team and maintain good long term relations * Skill in...

    from Delphi - 4 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Drivers

    USA Truck - Harper Woods, 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
  • Student Driver Trainee - CDL Graduates

    Swift Transportation - Harper Woods, MI

    STUDENT DRIVER TRAINEE - CDL GRADUATES NEEDED Jumpstart Your Trucking CAREER with Swift! Start your journey with Swift! We have certified mentors ready and available to provide...

    from Swift Transportation - 12 days ago
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Harper Woods, Michigan

Harper Woods is a city in Wayne County of the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 14,254. It was incorporated in 1951 from Gratiot Township and renamed for its being in a heavily wooded area and from its then main thoroughfare, Harper Avenue. The avenue begins in Detroit, and was named for Walter Harper, founder of Harper Hospital in Detroit. In 2006, the Harper Woods City Council voted down a ballot initiative 5-0 that would have allowed a name change proposal to "Grosse Pointe Heights" to go before city voters.

Harper Woods Careers

Among the most common occupations in Harper Woods are Management, professional, and related occupations, 39%; Sales and office occupations, 27%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 12%. Approximately 80 percent of workers in Harper Woods, Michigan work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Harper Woods Industries

The leading industries in Harper Woods, Michigan are Educational, health and social services, 20%; Manufacturing, 16%; and Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 13%. Simply Hired's Harper Woods job listings indicate that the following industries in Harper Woods are hiring the most workers:

Harper Woods Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Harper Woods, Michigan is $40,442, and the median income of households in Harper Woods was $46,769.

Average Salaries in Harper Woods, MI

Harper Woods, MI


According to our Harper Woods Trends data, the number of Harper Woods, Michigan jobs has decreased by 47% since April 2013.
Harper Woods job trends

Harper Woods Employment Statistics

Population of Harper Woods
Total population 14,254
Male 46.40%
Female 53.60%
Median age 38.2
Harper Woods Housing
Owner-occupied homes 82.2%
Median cost of a home $108,600
Median mortgage payment $628
Renter-occupied homes 17.8%
Vacant housing 3.4%
Median monthly rent $721
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $46,747
Median for all female full-time $34,138
Household Income
Less than $10,000 6%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 11%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 19%
$50,000 to $74,999 25%
$75,000 to $99,999 13%
$100,000 to $149,999 7%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 11%
High school graduate 27%
Some college, no degree 25%
Associate's degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 18%
Graduate degree 10%
Marital Status
Never married 26%
Currently married 51%
Separated 1%
Widowed 10%
Divorced 12%
White 87%
Black or African American 10%
Asian 2%
Other 1%
Harper Woods Commute
Carpool 7.2%
Public transportation 1.1%
Average travel time 25 minutes