Petoskey Jobs

  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Petoskey, MI

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 12 days ago
  • Experienced Truck Drivers - New 4¢ per Mile Increase

    Roehl Transport - Petoskey, MI

    Get what professional drivers really want! Certified Top Pay Carrier * Join our top fleet and start at 50¢ per mile * Daily, weekly, dedicated HOMEtime PLUS™ options * New trucks...

    from Roehl Transport, Inc - 17 days ago
  • Experienced OTR Truck Drivers - Drive More and Bank Hometime

    USA Trucks - Petoskey, MI

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Trucks - 14 days ago
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Petoskey, Michigan

Petoskey is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 6,080. It is the county seat of Emmet County 6 . Petoskey and the surrounding area are notable for being the setting of several of the Nick Adams stories by Ernest Hemingway, who spent his childhood summers on nearby Walloon Lake, as well as being the place, where for Calliope the protagonist of Jeffrey Eugenides' "Middlesex", life takes a severe and lasting turn. Petoskey is famous for a high concentration of Petoskey stones, the state stone of Michigan. Petoskey is the birthplace of Information Theorist Claude Shannon and Civil War Historian Bruce Catton and is the boyhood home of singer/songwriter Sufjan Stevens. "Petoskey" means "where the light shines through the clouds" in the language of the Ottawa Indians who are the original inhabitants. This city was the northern terminus of the Chicago and West Michigan Railroad.

Petoskey Careers

Among the most common occupations in Petoskey are Management, professional, and related occupations, 33%; Sales and office occupations, 27%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 72 percent of workers in Petoskey, Michigan work for companies, 14 percent work for the government and 9 percent are self-employed.

Petoskey Industries

The leading industries in Petoskey, Michigan are Educational, health and social services, 26%; Retail trade, 18%; and Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 14%. Simply Hired's Petoskey job listings indicate that the following industries in Petoskey are hiring the most workers:

Petoskey Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Petoskey, Michigan is $30,494, and the median income of households in Petoskey was $33,657.
 

Average Salaries in Petoskey, MI

Petoskey, MI

$30,000
 

According to our Petoskey Trends data, the number of Petoskey, Michigan jobs has decreased by 34% since September 2013.
Petoskey job trends

Petoskey Employment Statistics

Population of Petoskey
Total population 6,080
Male 46.13%
Female 53.87%
Median age 38.7
  
Petoskey Housing
Owner-occupied homes 52.0%
Median cost of a home $120,700
Median mortgage payment $647
Renter-occupied homes 48.0%
Vacant housing 19.2%
Median monthly rent $458
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $35,875
Median for all female full-time $25,114
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 16%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 15%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$75,000 to $99,999 9%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 2%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 9%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 19%
Associate's degree 10%
Bachelor's degree 18%
Graduate degree 13%
  
Marital Status
Never married 29%
Currently married 48%
Separated 1%
Widowed 8%
Divorced 14%
  
Race
White 95%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 1%
Other 3%
  
Petoskey Commute
Carpool 13.8%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 13 minutes