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Royal Oak, Michigan

Royal Oak is a city in Oakland County of the U.S. state of Michigan. It is a suburb of Detroit. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 60,062. It should not be confused with Royal Oak Charter Township, a separate community located nearby. The city is noted for its significant gay and lesbian population.

Royal Oak Careers

Among the most common occupations in Royal Oak are Management, professional, and related occupations, 47%; Sales and office occupations, 26%; and Service occupations, 10%. Approximately 85 percent of workers in Royal Oak, Michigan work for companies, 7 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Royal Oak Industries

The leading industries in Royal Oak, Michigan are Educational, health and social services, 19%; Manufacturing, 17%; and Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services, 16%. Simply Hired's Royal Oak job listings indicate that the following industries in Royal Oak are hiring the most workers:

Royal Oak Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Royal Oak, Michigan is $43,477, and the median income of households in Royal Oak was $52,252.

Average Salaries in Royal Oak, MI

Royal Oak, MI


According to our Royal Oak Trends data, the number of Royal Oak, Michigan jobs has decreased by 44% since July 2013.
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Royal Oak Employment Statistics

Population of Royal Oak
Total population 60,062
Male 48.79%
Female 51.21%
Median age 36.9
Royal Oak Housing
Owner-occupied homes 70.1%
Median cost of a home $150,900
Median mortgage payment $778
Renter-occupied homes 29.9%
Vacant housing 3.5%
Median monthly rent $639
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $50,562
Median for all female full-time $36,392
Household Income
Less than $10,000 4%
$10,000 to $14,999 5%
$15,000 to $24,999 10%
$25,000 to $34,999 12%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 22%
$75,000 to $99,999 16%
$100,000 to $149,999 11%
$150,000 to $199,999 3%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 6%
High school graduate 23%
Some college, no degree 22%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 26%
Graduate degree 14%
Marital Status
Never married 34%
Currently married 47%
Separated 1%
Widowed 7%
Divorced 11%
White 96%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 2%
Other 1%
Royal Oak Commute
Carpool 5.2%
Public transportation 1.0%
Average travel time 22 minutes