Muskegon Jobs

  • BIM Specialist / CADD Technician

    Hooker Dejong - Muskegon, MI

      Busy, growing architecture & engineering firm seeks full time BIM Specialist / CADD Technician. Hooker DeJong is a Muskegon, MI based firm with a satellite office in Grand...

    from Hooker DeJong, Inc. - 10 days ago
  • Third Shift Certified Nurse Aid

    Comfort Keepers of the Lakeshore - Muskegon, MI

    Certified Nurse Aide – Comfort Keepers of Grand Haven, Muskegon and Whitehall is growing.  If you have a current CNA registration in the State of Michigan and are excited about...

    from Comfort Keepers of the Lakeshore - 29 days ago
  • Bilingual Foreign Service Consular Adjudicator - Chinese Mandarin

    U.S. Department of State - Muskegon, MI

    Job Title:Foreign Service Consular Adjudicator - Chinese Mandarin Department:Department Of State Agency:Department of State - Agency Wide Job Announcement...

    from U.S. Department of State - 1 hour ago
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Muskegon, Michigan

Muskegon is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 40,105. The city is the county seat of Muskegon County, Michigan 6 . The city is located at the southwest corner of Muskegon Township, but is politically independent. Muskegon is the greater populated of two principal cities of and included in the Muskegon-Norton Shores Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is further included in the larger Grand Rapids-Muskegon-Holland Combined Statistical Area. Muskegon is the largest city on the eastern shores of Lake Michigan.

Muskegon Careers

Among the most common occupations in Muskegon are Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 27%; Sales and office occupations, 22%; and Service occupations, 20%. Approximately 78 percent of workers in Muskegon, Michigan work for companies, 10 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Muskegon Industries

The leading industries in Muskegon, Michigan are Manufacturing, 27%; Educational, health and social services, 17%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Muskegon job listings indicate that the following industries in Muskegon are hiring the most workers:

Muskegon Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Muskegon, Michigan is $25,656, and the median income of households in Muskegon was $27,929.

Average Salaries in Muskegon, MI

Muskegon, MI


According to our Muskegon Trends data, the number of Muskegon, Michigan jobs has not changed since April 2013.
Muskegon job trends

Muskegon Employment Statistics

Population of Muskegon
Total population 40,105
Male 52.29%
Female 47.71%
Median age 32.3
Muskegon Housing
Owner-occupied homes 56.9%
Median cost of a home $59,800
Median mortgage payment $420
Renter-occupied homes 43.1%
Vacant housing 8.9%
Median monthly rent $416
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $29,114
Median for all female full-time $22,197
Household Income
Less than $10,000 15%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 19%
$25,000 to $34,999 18%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 15%
$75,000 to $99,999 3%
$100,000 to $149,999 2%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 15%
High school graduate 37%
Some college, no degree 25%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 6%
Graduate degree 3%
Marital Status
Never married 33%
Currently married 42%
Separated 2%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 15%
White 63%
Black or African American 33%
Asian 0%
Other 4%
Muskegon Commute
Carpool 15.3%
Public transportation 1.2%
Average travel time 20 minutes