Pontiac Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Pontiac, 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 - 30+ days ago
  • Experienced Truck Drivers - New 4¢ per Mile Increase

    Roehl Transport - Pontiac, MI

    Need another $5k in YOUR pocket?Heck Yeah! You may already know us as a top paying company— now we are the top paying company! We boosted pay in our Primary Commercial Zone! We...

    from Roehl Transport, Inc - 2 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Pontiac, 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 - 4 days ago
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Pontiac, Michigan

Pontiac is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan named after the Ottawa Chief Pontiac. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 66,337. It is the county seat of Oakland County 6 . Considered a satellite city of Detroit, it is surrounded by affluent Metro Detroit suburbs. Although in the midst of these suburbs, Pontiac itself is an urban center with a significant manufacturing sector. The city is best-known for its General Motors manufacturing plants and the GM automobile brand, Pontiac, which was first produced in and named after the city. Also of note is the Pontiac Silverdome, the stadium that hosted the Detroit Lions from 1975 until 2002.

Pontiac Careers

Among the most common occupations in Pontiac are Service occupations, 22%; Sales and office occupations, 20%; and Management, professional, and related occupations, 18%. Approximately 78 percent of workers in Pontiac, Michigan work for companies, 9 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Pontiac Industries

The leading industries in Pontiac, Michigan are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 17%; Manufacturing, 13%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Pontiac job listings indicate that the following industries in Pontiac are hiring the most workers:

Pontiac Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Pontiac, Michigan is $26,858, and the median income of households in Pontiac was $27,802.

Average Salaries in Pontiac, MI

Pontiac, MI


According to our Pontiac Trends data, the number of Pontiac, Michigan jobs has decreased by 27% since July 2013.
Pontiac job trends

Pontiac Employment Statistics

Population of Pontiac
Total population 59,472
Male 49.76%
Female 50.24%
Median age 31.1
Pontiac Housing
Owner-occupied homes 53.1%
Median cost of a home $107,600
Median mortgage payment $740
Renter-occupied homes 46.9%
Vacant housing 7.7%
Median monthly rent $704
Average Income
Median for all workers $18,020
Median for all male full-time $24,819
Median for all female full-time $28,897
Household Income
Less than $10,000 18%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 18%
$25,000 to $34,999 11%
$35,000 to $49,999 14%
$50,000 to $74,999 15%
$75,000 to $99,999 9%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 2%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 8%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 35%
Some college, no degree 25%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 6%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 38%
Currently married 42%
Separated 3%
Widowed 4%
Divorced 12%
White 33%
Black or African American 55%
Asian 4%
Other 8%
Pontiac Commute
Carpool 0.0%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 23 minutes